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  • New guide to protecting your pets from pesticide poisoning
    University of Nebraska Extension just published a guide discussing concerns about pesticide poisoning in pets, how to prevent accidental exposure, and what to do if poisoning does occur. Examples include pesticide poisoning through contact with pesticides in yards or homes (including ingestion of snail/slug baits), and misuse of flea and tick collars or spot-on treatments.
  • Want help understanding renewable energy options?
    A partnership between Extension, the USDA, and CERTS recently began offering help specifically for farmers and rural small businesses interested in renewable energy.
  • Nitrogen management: considerations for sidedressing
    It's sidedress season, and with the heavy rain we got in Farmington on Monday morning, it's definitely time to consider whether nitrogen loss has occurred. Extension has a new article to help, plus the popular In-Season Corn N Calculator is now available as an app for Android phones.

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  • Gardening
    Get information about best plants and gardening practices for Minnesota lawns, landscapes, and gardens.

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U of M Extension
Dakota County

Suite 101
4100 220th St W
Farmington MN 55024-9539
(651) 480-7700 (phone)
(651) 480-7794 (fax)

Dakota County Extension Committee

  • Theresa Bachmeier
  • Amber Cameron
  • Thomas Craft
  • Kelly Harder
  • Carolyn Harstad
  • Tom Novak
  • Delores Pemble
  • Marlin Pierson
  • Brandt Richardson
  • Thomas Smith
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