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Soil health specialist Dawn Madison (left) interviews local cover crop expert Tom Fick for an upcoming virtual cover crop field day series.
On Aug. 18 at 1 p.m., the U of M Extension will host a virtual Cover Crop Field Day, “Setting up for Success.”        Through this live webinar, researchers and educators will highlight U of M research that provides management tips and considerations to help farmers and ag professionals...
Editor's note: Doug Bos of the Rock County Land Management Office in Luverne recommends the following reading for farmers weighing their options for acres that they haven't been able to plant or are drowned out. "Don't leave the field bare. The effects of a farmer choosing to leave a field black...
A significant amount of seed planted this year will have been treated with one or more fungicide, insecticide, nematicide or biological seed treatments.  The following are some key precautions and reminders to follow when working with treated seed to help prevent pesticide exposure to handlers, non...
University of Minnesota professor Luverne Seifert will conduct a physical comedy and play reading workshop next week in Luverne. “It is by funny coincidence,” he said about sharing his name with the city of Luverne.
Area residents are invited to assist a University of Minnesota acting professor in writing a play during a three-day workshop next week in Luverne. The event is free and is open to anyone age 14 and older. Luverne Seifert (no relationship to the town of the same name) is a professor at the...
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