Number of Programs: 3
5401 W. Jennings Road, Lake City, MI 49651
The Lake City Research Center includes 810 acres of managed land and 180 beef cows in a geographic area suitable for forage-based livestock enterprises, potato production and bioenergy crop production. The center is a leader in potato breeding and genetics research, with more than 60,000 seedlings grown and evaluated each year. It also supports research on forage and beef production systems that are holistic, sustainable and profitable. The center’s mission is to bring about practical, common-sense solutions to agricultural sustainability obstacles using research- and knowledge-based problem solving with the assistance of industry partners and the community. The MSU Lake City Research Center helps to lead way in developing new regenerative grasslands certification.
September 27 - 28, 2018
This workshop will take place in two locations:
- W. K. Kellogg Farm, 10641 N. 40th Street, Hickory Corners, MI 49060
- Lake City Research Center, 5401 W. Jennings Road Lake City, MI 49651
Grazing School provides hands-on experiences for starting or improving grazing management. Learn grazing methods that you can adapt to your specific needs for greater profitability and reduced impact on the environment.
MSU maintains updated data on variety trials for the following crops: Corn; Forage; Dry Beans; Soybeans; and Wheat.