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MSU Extension Apples News
Michigan residents can help determine where Extension faculty and staff members should place their emphasis.
Posted on November 16, 2015 11:10am by Beth Stuever
Now is the time for producers to plan their pesticide storage for the winter.
Posted on November 3, 2015 9:11am by Christina Curell
Handy, new, pocket-sized guide will help gardeners, farmers and landscapers support bee species.
Posted on October 21, 2015 10:44am by Rufus Isaacs
Apple harvest has wrapped up at a few farms, with most growers being close to the end. Growers are finishing up Ida Red and waiting for Braeburn, Cameo and Winesap to mature.
Posted on October 21, 2015 10:28am by Bob Tritten
Apply herbicides in fall for improved control of difficult weeds in tree fruit and small fruit.
Posted on October 20, 2015 9:42am by Bernard Zandstra
Stresses such as drought, which causes growth to stop and start, can confuse woody perennials and cause out of sync bloom.
Posted on October 16, 2015 10:16am by Mark Longstroth
Apple harvest in west central Michigan is nearing an end.
Posted on October 15, 2015 11:38am by Amy Irish-Brown
There has been good progress on apple harvest in the past week, with many varieties being harvested including Red Delicious, Northern Spy, Fuji and lately Ida Red and Law Rome.
Posted on October 15, 2015 11:24am by Bob Tritten
This is the final weekly report of the MSU apple maturity program for southwest Michigan.
Posted on October 15, 2015 11:07am by Bill Shane
Growers are past the peak of harvest with good results for consumers.
Posted on October 7, 2015 12:17pm by Amy Irish-Brown