Videos

Mechanical Harvesters and the Asparagus Industry — VGNtv

John Bakker, Executive Director of the Michigan Asparagus Advisory Board, talks at the industry’s research farm near Hart, Michigan about why mec... watch »


Combatting the Aster Leafhopper — VGNtv

Michigan State University Extension Educator Ben Werling discusses research to fine-tune methods being used to combat Aster leafhopper, a common pe... watch »


Michigan’s Risk of Cucurbit Downy Mildew — VGNtv

Ben Werling, extension educator at Michigan State University, discusses Michigan's risk of cucurbit downy mildew.... watch »


Carrot Production in West-Central Michigan

Ben Werling, Michigan State University Extension educator, talks about challenges for processed carrot production in west-central Michigan.... watch »


Sekapp Orchard Takes Diversified Approach in Minnesota — VGNtv

Fred Kappauf operates Sekapp Orchard, a fruit and vegetable farm with its own farm stand in Rochester, Minnesota.... watch »


A Successful Pest Management Toolbox — VGNtv

John Bakker, executive director of the Michigan Asparagus Advisory Board, explains how dedicated research has strengthened the Michigan asparagus p... watch »


Marrone Michigan Manufacturing Plant Opens — VGNtv

Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI) officially opened its Michigan Manufacturing biopesticides plant July 1 in Bangor, Michigan. MBI is the maker of Rega... watch »


Valent BioSciences Opens New Biorational Manufacturing Facility — VGNtv

Valent BioSciences (VBC) and Sumitomo Chemical Company opened a new biorational manufacturing facility in Osage, Iowa, on Friday, June 27. The $146... watch »


Asparagus Industry Faces Continual Labor Shortages — VGNtv

John Bakker, Executive Director of the Michigan Asparagus Advisory Board, explains from the industry's research farm near Hart, Michigan, how aspar... watch »


Michigan Asparagus Grower Discusses Industry Challenges — VGNtv

Nick Oomen of Oomen Bros. farms, located near Hart, Michigan, reviews some of the challenges in harvesting the 2014 asparagus crop, including labor... watch »



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