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  • What is a Fair Farmland Rental Agreement?
    Negotiating a fair rental agreement that satisfies the land owner and the farmer is a challenge. Ag Business Management Extension Educators will provide several ways, including factsheets and worksheets to determine a fair farm land rental rate for both parties.

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County Horticulture Educator

  • Easy Care for Blooming Holiday Plants
    Tis the season for holiday plants. Poinsettia, Cacti, Amaryllis and Paperwhites abound in every store, and they are so beautiful, it’s difficult to resist taking a couple (or many) home. For all these plants, make sure to poke holes in any decorative foil pot covering prior to first watering to assure adequate drainage, and to keep them looking fresh all season long, follow these recommendations.
  • How to Prepare Your Trees for Winter
    Trees can experience many stresses during the winter months including lack of water, sunscald, wildlife damage and winter injury.
  • Garden Talk with Robin Trott
    Join Robin Trott, University of Minnesota Extension Educator, for tips and tricks to improve your landscape and make gardening FUN!

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Douglas County partners with Extension to deliver even more practical education and research right in your county.


U of M Extension
Douglas County

720 Fillmore Ste B090
Alexandria MN 56308-1763

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