Category Archives: Happenings

MSU Extension 4H Spin Clubs

MSU Tollgate Farm is pleased to be hosting an AmeriCorps member serving as 4-H SPecial INterest club coordinator. During the coming year, Samantha Stokes will be working throughout Oakland county to organize and implement SPIN Clubs focused on engaging youth with hands-on … Continue reading

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Virtual Field Trips

One of many exciting advancements in the educational opportunities offered at MSU Tollgate is the introduction of new technology to our repertoire, enhancing the ability to collaborate with schools even from a distance. Thanks to the Emerging Issues Grant from … Continue reading

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Farm Sprouts – One Season Ends, Another Begins

The fall season of farm sprouts has just wrapped up. Our fall season invited us to investigate how plants and animals prepare for winter. Farm Sprouts developed scientific thinking skills as they observed the many changes taking place around them. … Continue reading

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Tollgate 4-H Club to be at Light up the Night Novi

The Tollgate Farm 4-H Club will be celebrating the holiday season with a farm stand sale at Light Up the Night Novi on Friday, November 30th. The event will take place at 6:00 P.M. at the Novi Civic Center. Ring in … Continue reading

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Farm Breeding Season

Fall is always an exciting time of year on the farm. Apples are harvested and pressed into cider, winter produce is collected from the fields and stored, and animals are preparing their bodies for winter and also for having babies! … Continue reading

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