Over Thanksgiving break the lab got new flooring installed! The carpet was very moldy in areas from a water spill. We are very appreciative of these new hardwood floors! The carts move so much easier and makes the lab so much brighter!
The MCIA Office will be closed in observance of Labor Day on Monday, September 4th.
In today’s world everything is becoming more and more specialized. Seed testing is no different. Training is necessary to be proficient in current testing procedures. The Society of Commercial Seed Technologists (SCST) and Association of Official Seed Analysts (AOSA) are organizations of official professionals in the seed testing industry. They have high standards for members… Continue reading
This year, America will celebrate its 247th birthday from being independent from Great Britain. The MCIA Office will be open Monday, July 3rd and closed Tuesday, July 4th. Everyone have a safe weekend!
Grain inspections are here; inspectors are out in the field ensuring that each variety is showing its true characteristics. In each field, inspectors must check isolation borders, weed and disease control, if any forbidden crops are present in the field, as well as taking 1,000 plant counts to check the variety. In the field below,… Continue reading
Thank you to all the men & women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. The MCIA Office will be closed on Monday, May 29th.
We are now offering making payments online through our website! If you would like to pay your invoices online, please go to michcrop.com. On the top of the page, there will be a “Pay an Invoice” button. Press that and it will bring you to an area to enter all of your information needed to… Continue reading
A huge thank-you to everyone that attended our Annual Meeting! As always, it is so great to see everyone and catch up on the latest crop plans for this season or meet someone new. We had a great turnout and even better line-up of guest speakers. Our guest speakers include: Dr. Eric Olson – MSU… Continue reading
If you are thinking of getting Drybean seed tested for Blight or Anthracnose – the deadline is due by March 30th! Make sure to get us your seed by the end of the month.