Michigan

Michigan State University is dedicated to understanding how cover crops best function and enhance various production systems through innovative research and extension efforts. The MSU Cover Crops Team launched a new website in 2016 to share Michigan’s latest research and newsletters: Michigan State University Extension- Cover Crops and also has a Twitter feed @MSUcovercrops

Please scroll down to read extension publications from Michigan.

 

Various agencies provide cover crop services at a local level. These resources can help with technical support and answer questions from a local perspective at no cost.

Michigan Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

Find your local NRCS Field Service Center

Michigan State University Extension

Find your County MSU Extension Office

Michigan Association of Conservation Districts (MACD)

Find your County MACD

Feel free to contact your MCCC state representative for local questions and recommendations. Your MCCC state representative's contact information can be found on the State Contacts tab.

MCCC State Contact

Dean Baas, Extension Educator
Michigan State University Extension
St. Joesph County
612 E. Main St.
Centreville, MI 49032
Phone: 269-467-5511
Email: baasdean@msu.edu 

Other Contacts

Erin Hill
Cover Crop Specialist and Weed Diagnostician
Michgian State University
Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences
1066 Bogue St., A285 PSSB
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-355-0271 x1234
E-mail: hiller12@msu.edu

Christina Curell
Nutrient Management and Water Quality Educator
Agriculture and Agri-Business Institute- Michigan State University Extension
Michigan State University Extension
830 Michigan Ave. P.O. Box 274
Baldwin, MI. 49304
Phone: 231-745-2732
Email: curellc@anr.msu.edu

Paul Gross
Extension Educator
Michgian State University Extension- Isabella County
200 N Main St.
Mount Plesant, MI 48858
Phone: 989-772-0911
E-mail: grossp@msu.edu

Dale Mutch
Retired- Michigan State University Extension
E-mail: mutch@msu.edu

Sieg Snapp
Professor, Soils and Cropping System Ecologist
Michgian State University/ W. K. Kellogg Biological Station
576 Plant and Soil Sciences Building
East Lansing, MI 48824
Phone: 517-282-5644
E-mail: snapp@msu.edu
Click here to visit Dr. Snapp's website.