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News for Oakland County Residents
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4-H Exploration Days, June 24-26
This fun MSU pre-college program could be the highlight of a youth's (ages 11-19) summer, but you need to reserve a space now!. Read more
Should your community start a farmers market?
The Michigan Farmers Market Association has a guide to help walk your community through a comprehensive assessment. Read more
Top plant performers at the 2014 MSU annual trials
Michigan State University's Horticulture Demonstration Garden's list of the Top Performing Annuals can give growers some great performing plants to choose from in 2015. Read more
Community Health Survey
Oakland County Health Division launched a countywide survey to gather residents' view on key issues that affect health and wellness. Read more
Upcoming March 28 workshop teaches homeowners about natural shorelines
Winter is the time to learn how to create, restore and manage natural shorelines to promote water quality and encourage wildlife. Read more