MSU Extension

Michigan State University Extension helps people improve their lives by bringing the vast knowledge resources of MSU directly to individuals, communities and businesses.


Office Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm 

(closed from noon to 1:00 pm for lunch)

Visit our MSU Extension website for details on our resources, services and staff

Toll free Lawn and Garden Hotline: 

1-888-678-3464, ext. 1 

Available weekdays 9:00 am - noon and 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm

  1. MSU Extension

    Physical Address
    520 W Front Street
    Suite A
    Traverse City, MI 49684

Home Lawn and Garden and Agricultural Services and Resources

All of these resources are available in our office, some for a fee. We accept cash, checks and credit cards.

We do not provide water testing. 

Community Services and Resources

  • SNAP-Ed Nutrition Education
  • Home Horticulture Resources & Education
  • Small Fruit Resources & Education
  • Wild Pollinator & Butterfly Education
  • Government & Public Policy Education
  • Great Lakes Fisheries Education and Management - Michigan Sea Grant
  • Disease Prevention and Management
  • Grand Traverse County 4H