Improving communication between farmers and the public was the theme of this years Great Lakes Crop Summit.
Wheat, soybean, and corn farmers and industry suppliers met in Mount Pleasant this week for the event.
According to new research from the University of Michigan the biofuel ethanol might not be as environmentally friendly as previously thought.
The Michigan corn harvest is still going on in much of the state.
Officials said this year has been unusual since farmers are still working on finishing the harvest.
Crop specialists said the cool spring and mild summer made for a late corn harvest. Continue reading