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  • Not Too Late to Put Mulch Down
    If you are wondering what else can be done in your garden before the snow sets in for the season, remember that you still have time to mulch.
  • Farms and Woodlands
    This comprehensive program teaches landowners a whole system approach to farm and woodland management. Learn how you can make your property more resilient!
  • Multi-Generation Farm Transition Planning
    Do you have questions about how to begin working through this challenging topic? Or, have you already started your plan and want to learn more?

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County Horticulture Educator

  • Return of the Pantry Invaders
    How do I get rid of grain moths? Let’s revisit suggestions for identifying and managing them in your kitchen.
  • Winter Bird Feeding Basics
    Winter is a time for repose and reflection, and many gardeners take to bird feeding to fill their need for color, texture and interaction with their landscape. If you are an old hand at feeding our winter visitors, or a newbie, these tips from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will guide you in feeder/feed placement and selection.
  • Dormant Seeding Your Lawn
    The fall chores are winding down, the last-minute scramble to finish outdoor projects are wrapping up, but there may be one more yard chore you can do before the snow covers our landscapes. Late October and early November are the perfect time to “dormant” or “frost” seed your lawn.

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U of M Extension
Douglas County

720 Fillmore Ste B090
Alexandria MN 56308-1763

(320) 762-3890 (phone)
(320) 762-3871 (fax)