Monroe County Clean Boats, Clean Waters Initiative
June 30th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
at Bolles Harbor Public Boat Launch in Monroe.
Read the Press Release for more information
Board meeting schedule:
The second Tuesday of each month
November – March 6:00 p.m.
April – October 7:00 p.m.
Held at the USDA Service Center
1137 South Telegraph Road, Monroe, MI
Field day at Mr. Wizards Hop Farm
July 21st from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Tentative Agenda as follows:
Introductions: John and Rose Stahl, John Weaver Jr., and Winifred DuVall:
Rob Sirrine, Educator, MSU Extension Services
Brittany Santure, MAEAP Technician for Monroe County
Farm Bureau of Monroe County, Tom Woelmer, Representative
Representative Joe Bellino, District 7 Michigan House
Rose Stahl, Secretary Hop Growers of Michigan: 15 mins (Brief Explanation of HGM)
Rob Sirrine, MSU Extension (approximately 1 hr) Soil and Pest Management
Brittany Santure, MAEAP: Power Point Presentation (20 mins)
Farm Bureau of Monroe County (Tom Woelmer) Farm Policy Development (45 mins)
Food and Beer Pairings (Baked by Josephine, Michigan Brewed Beer)
Monroe County Community College “LAND LEARNING LAB”
A farmer field day to discuss soil testing, tillage, tile drainage, drainage control structures, and runoff into surface and groundwater.
A show and tell for farmers to learn how to effectively manage their water, tillage and nutrients.