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5 Ways to Preserve Fresh Basil So You Enjoy it All Year Long

Jun 01 2020W hat would a summer garden be without basil? It has a fresh taste aromatic and the perfect herb to add to any dish This year I'm having a hard time keeping up with my basil plant It has never looked basil better- the leaves are the perfect size they have that gorgeous bright green color and the flavor is insanely fresh

2018 Farm Bill ARC/PLC

2018 Farm Bill ARC/PLC This training developed and delivered in partnership between MN FSA and UMN Extension will present the rules and regulations of the Agricultural Risk Coverage (ARC) Price Loss Coverage (PLC) as well as present strategies for making these programs work for your operation

COBRA Continuation of Coverage

You and your dependents can temporarily continue your medical dental and life insurance coverage with the UPlan under the federal Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 (COBRA) and state laws under certain circumstances Under COBRA you or your dependents would pay the full cost of coverage at the University's group rates plus an administrative fee

Erosion and Stormwater Management Certification Program

Courses The Erosion and Stormwater Management Program offers a variety of classes around the region and throughout the year Classes are added throughout the year depending on demand and new classes are also being developed so check back often for the most current offerings

Minnesota Fruit Research

Sep 08 2020We are faculty researchers and students in the Department of Horticultural Science fruit research program We partner with Extension educators state agencies community organizations and farmer-cooperators to conduct research that helps bolster fruit production across Minnesota

5 takeaways on Minnesota's new soybean fertilizer guidelines

Oct 05 2020For the latest nutrient management information subscribe to Minnesota Crop News email alerts like UMN Extension Nutrient Management on Facebook follow us on Twitter and visit our website Support for Minnesota Crop News nutrient management blog posts is provided in part by the Agricultural Fertilizer Research Education Council (AFREC)

Minnesota Extension IPM Program

UMN Extension Field Crop IPM Podcasts [9/18/2020] The University of Minnesota Extension IPM Program IPM Podcast series for field crops is in its second season Check out the latest episode here Connect with IPM University of Minnesota Department of Entomology The Minn Extension IPM Program is a collaboration of University of Minnesota

New Year's Resolutions for Gardeners in 2020

Photo: Anne Sawyer UMN Extension: Anne's 2020 garden resolution is the same as Anne's 2019 garden resolution: Right-sizing the garden! It's not that I failed at my 2019 resolution - we actually did downsize - but not enough It's incredibly hard to grow less even though growing less actually makes for happier healthier plants They have more

UMN Extension Welcomes Annie Klodd

UMN Extension Welcomes Annie Klodd Tuesday February 6 2018 - 8:15am Annie Klodd joined the University of Minnesota Extension in January as the new Assistant Extension Professor for Fruit and Vegetable Production Her extension program will center on supporting Minnesota growers and improving fruit and vegetable production practices at both

MyMinnesotaWoods

Aug 03 2020The UMN Extension Forestry Team outlines some opportunities and challenges for woodland owners and tree planting Continue Reading Uncategorized Help improve our website! February 26 2020 3 Comments University of Minnesota Extension is looking for people to participate in helping organize Natural Resources and Water content for our website

Spring Wheat Field Crop Trials

Hard Red Spring Wheat Field Crop Trials Results and ResourcesBelow you will find hard red spring wheat data dating back to 1996 as well as links to other hard red spring wheat resources All the data is presented in PDF format If you are having difficulty opening the files download Adobe Reader Hard Red Spring Wheat Field Crop Trials

Plant Selection: Plant Elements of Design : University of

The Plant Elements of Design users blog is a forum for sharing pictures of landscape projects and suggestions for new features and plant additions for the online plant selection tool Plant Elements of Design is the 2nd generation of the plant selection database created in 2000 by U of M professor Brad Pedersen We have re-designed the interface doubled the content and created a web-based

‎UMN Extension Nutrient Management Podcast on Apple Podcasts

UMN Extension Nutrient Management Podcast University of Minnesota Extension Natural Sciences 4 6 • 12 Ratings Listen on Apple Podcasts Welcome to University of Minnesota Extension's Nutrient Management Podcast Each month we bring you the latest research in nutrient management for crops and how you can incorporate the latest tips and best

USDA

USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Information NASS publications cover a wide range of subjects from traditional crops such as corn and wheat to specialties such as mushrooms and flowers from calves born to hogs slaughtered from agricultural prices to land in farms The agency has the distinction of being known as The Fact Finders of U S Agriculture due to the abundance of

MyMinnesotaWoods

Aug 03 2020The UMN Extension Forestry Team outlines some opportunities and challenges for woodland owners and tree planting Continue Reading Uncategorized Help improve our website! February 26 2020 3 Comments University of Minnesota Extension is looking for people to participate in helping organize Natural Resources and Water content for our website

Minnesota Fruit Research

Sep 08 2020UMN Extension Podcast: Growing Kiwiberries in Minnesota UMN Extension resources Fruit and Veg News Fruit and Veg Farming Facebook Commercial Fruit Info Home Gardener Info Connect with UMN Extension Master gardeners will answer your questions or direct you to the people and resources that can help

UMN Extension has a New Website!

UMN Extension has a New Website! July 03 2018 If you have visited the University of Minnesota Extension's website lately you have noticed a huge change If you have tried getting to the UMN Swine Extension website via extension umn edu/swine you have noticed Page not Foundmessage This is because the UMN Extension did a major overhaul of

UMN Extension Welcomes Annie Klodd

UMN Extension Welcomes Annie Klodd Tuesday February 6 2018 - 8:15am Annie Klodd joined the University of Minnesota Extension in January as the new Assistant Extension Professor for Fruit and Vegetable Production Her extension program will center on supporting Minnesota growers and improving fruit and vegetable production practices at both

MyMinnesotaWoods

Aug 03 2020The UMN Extension Forestry Team outlines some opportunities and challenges for woodland owners and tree planting Continue Reading Uncategorized Help improve our website! February 26 2020 3 Comments University of Minnesota Extension is looking for people to participate in helping organize Natural Resources and Water content for our website

UMN Extension Nutrient Management Podcast

Listen to UMN Extension Nutrient Management Podcast episodes free on demand Welcome to University of Minnesota Extension's first ever nutrient management podcast Every month we'll bring you the latest nutrient management information for farmers in Minnesota and across the Midwest

UMN Extension SNAP

UMN Extension SNAP-Ed The goal of this project is to improve the public's understanding of and access to healthy living opportunities such as eating more fruits and vegetables and increasing physical activity Through education on health nutrition and cooking low-income community members can improve their health

Erosion and Stormwater Management Certification Program

Courses The Erosion and Stormwater Management Program offers a variety of classes around the region and throughout the year Classes are added throughout the year depending on demand and new classes are also being developed so check back often for the most current offerings

Introducing UMN Extension's newest program: Digital Crop Doc

Jul 13 2020This summer COVID-19 precautions have limited how UMN Extension personnel can interact with growers to diagnose diseases of agronomic crops in Minnesota Because the need for this 'detective work' still exists members of the UMN Extension crops team have launched a new online program called MN Digital Crop Doc ( z umn edu/digitalcropdoc

ExpertsMinnesota

Explore our research on the UN's Sustainable Development Goals More about ExpertsMinnesota Do you have a profile and want to make changes? Sign in here or click the Log in to Pure link at the bottom of any page Do you want to use the data behind ExpertsMinnesota to move the University forward?

Department of Horticultural Science

Jun 05 2020Research Our renowned faculty direct research in a wide range of areas including: fruit crop breeding plant genetics and biology plant growth and development turfgrass science post-harvest physiology horticultural marketing agroecology and more