January 23rd offers an educational opportunity at the Kettunen Center in Tustin. The Great Lakes Covering Crop Initiative along with the Osceola-Lake Conservation District, MAEAP and NRCS will be offering a seminar on the benefits of cover crops and programs available to assist farmers in the region.  From 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. with refreshments and lunch (local trout) provided.  For more information call

231-832-2950 or go to www.maeap.com.