March 13, 2018
9:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (EST)

Bay de Noc Community College Main Campus
Joseph Heirman University Center
2001 N Lincoln Road
Escanaba, MI 49828

Do you farm for profit? Do you want the latest crop, livestock and farm management information for the U.P.? If so, the Michigan State University Extension’s Agriculture for Tomorrow Conference is something you won’t want to miss. Get the latest information and ideas from Michigan State University Extension and industry experts.

There will be 12 different classes offered. Each participant can attend four classes.

Topics include:

  • Controlling weeds in U.P. Crops
  • Northern Michigan Soybean Management
  • Baleage - Made tight, Made Right
  • MSU Crop Research in the U.P.
  • Beef Quality Assurance, Cows and Bulls
  • Controlling Weeds in U.P. Pastures
  • So, You Want to Hire Farm Labor?
  • Baling Dry Hay Too Wet
  • Dealing with Farm Stress (2 sessions)
  • Developing your U.P. Brand
  • Local Food Hub and Processing

Opening Comments & Introductions: Jim Isleib, Extension Educator MSU Extension

'Keynote Lite' comments:  Managing Farm Stress - MSU Extension efforts to assist Michigan farmers, Suzanne Pish, Extension Educator, MSU Extension

Register early to receive a $10 discount!!! Cost to register is $25 for pre-registration. After March 2, 2018, the cost is $35 to register. Lunch and materials are included in the cost.

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Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For information contact Jim Isleib, Alger County MSU Extension, at 906-387-2530 or