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  • Irrigation water management tools: Soil moisture monitoring

    Monitoring the amount of water stored in the soil can help irrigators decide when and how much to irrigate. With recent advances in cellular telemetry and computer software, many new tools are available to monitor soil moisture and use that information to make irrigation water management decisions. Finding the right tools that meet your needs is all about finding the right equipment, and the right price, to optimize profitability. This article will describe some of the traditional and newer options available for monitoring soil moisture.
  • Cover Crop Resources

    Cozy up with one of these books or websites this winter.
  • Learn about tillage and soil health online

    If you were unable to attend the "What Impact is My Tillage System Having on Soil Health" field day at the SWROC in Lamberton on July 1 or would like to review some of the information presented, you can now view copies of several presentations online.
  • Extension on the Radio!

    Hear a weekly Dakota County Extension update on KDHL 920 AM.
  • Join the E-mail List

    Would you like to join the e-mail list for Dakota County Ag Extension announcements?
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