• As part of our monthly Good Government Newsletter, we feature various statewide positions. Check out the articles below:

  • MDARD A Day in Life

    A Day in the Life of MDARD staff

    Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) employees work to keep all living things across the state healthy – whether its humans, animals, or plants.

    “What we do greatly affects and impacts animals and people,” said Megan Sprague, Animal Industry Division Communications Representative. “We’re here to help – not make producers and farmers do things that are pointless. There’s a reason. We’re trying to help control and eradicate disease.”