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Michigan Farms Can Get Federal Help For Meeting Environmental StandardsThe assistance is intended for farmers who have begun the verification process but need to implement one or two conservation practices to finish.
USDA Again Cites Michigan Animal Sanctuary For ViolationsThe sanctuary has received more than 150 violations since January 2014 for noncompliance.
Michigan Animal Sanctuary Cited By USDA For Multiple ViolationsThe sanctuary -- which houses tigers, bears, monkeys, alpaca and foxes -- has been cited 140 times since January 2014.
$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
Event Notices From May 21The latest event and meeting notices from Michigan's technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
Stabenow, Local Officials Help Novi Energy Celebrate Digester StartupFederal, state, local and private sector officials Wednesday celebrated the launch of the $22 million Fremont Community Digester plant, which produces electric power by processing organic waste.
Alpena Cattle Test Positive For Bovine TBOfficials say a medium-sized dairy herd in Michigan's northeastern Lower Peninsula has tested positive for bovine tuberculosis.
45 Michigan Counties Get Disaster DesignationThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 45 counties in Michigan as natural disaster areas for three separate sets of disaster conditions last year.
Consumers Urged To “Cook It Safe” When Preparing Convenience FoodsFood safety partners are launching a campaign to reduce food poisoning due to undercooked pre-prepared foods.

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