Upcoming Events and Dates to Remember

June 19

Native Plant sale pickup and extra stock sale

June 19th from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm
MSUE 963 S. Raisinville Road, Monroe

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
July 21

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)
Farm Tour
Food and Beer Pairings (Baked by Josephine, Michigan Brewed Beer)

Aug 8

Center for Excellence, Lenawee

August 8, 2018
For more information go to www.LenaweeCD.org

Sept 6

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.

Sept 19

Great Lakes Sail

More information to follow

For more information or to register for any of these events please call 734.265.9311 or email Catherine at catherine.acerboni@mi.nacdnet.net.

Monroe Conservation District
1137 South Telegraph Road, Monroe, MI 48161
734.265-9311     catherine.acerboni@mi.nacdnet.net