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541 E. Grand River Map
East Lansing, Michigan 48823
Founded in 2003, the MSU Product Center helps Michigan entrepreneurs develop and commercialize high-value, consumer-responsive products and businesses in the agriculture, natural resources and bioeconomy sectors. The Center's statewide network of innovati ... more
President and Owner
Spartan Agricultural Consulting, LLC
Michigan Association of Extension Agents
County Agent and Extension Agriculture Adviser
University of Illinois and Michigan State Univesity
AgriWeekly ; Michigan Agri-Business Association
"If farmers are finding lots of white heads with a pinkish coloration, they should plan to turn up the combine fan speed to blow these light kernels out the back of the combine, as they be diseased," Birkey advised. Wheat harvest is expected to get underway about a week to 10 days earlier than normal. Birkey says harvesting at a higher moisture of 16 to 17 percent may be in the producers' best interest to obtain a higher test weight."If there are diseased kernels present, some fields may get a double whammy of less test weight and a dockage for quality,"
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Grand Rapids State Bank
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Brailsford & Dunlavey Inc