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MSUE Environmental Quality News
The new Farm Bill increases funding for energy conservation practice implementation. Complementary funding can be obtained through utility rebates and technical assistance programs.
Posted on February 28, 2014 12:36pm by Charles Gould
Due to the cold harsh winter and recent heavy rains and snow melt, livestock producers should keep a close watch on manure storage structures and pumping equipment.
Posted on February 27, 2014 4:26pm by Shelby Bollwahn
The new Farm Bill increases funding for energy conservation practice implementation. MSU Extension programs target dairy farmers who want to implement energy conservation practices to reduce energy costs.
Posted on February 23, 2014 2:11pm by Charles Gould
Farmers have a direct impact on soil quality through many of their field practices, including tillage.
Posted on February 9, 2014 12:38pm by Christina Curell
Now is a good time for you to do a quick evaluation of your costs for making milk during the past year as you finish up your 2013 farm financial information.
Posted on February 9, 2014 11:08am by Dennis Stein