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County Horticulture Educator

  • What’s Wrong With My Tomato Plant?
    Tomato plants are relatively easy to grow, but may be susceptible to a few different unwanted diseases.
  • Please Don’t Touch the Plants
    Let me introduce you to several of plants to avoid this summer.
  • Proper Use of Garden Pesticides
    The warm, humid days of summer have been slow to arrive, but when they do, they will bring a variety of insects that threaten our gardens. Colorado potato beetles, aphids, leaf hoppers, cucumber beetles and numerous others are very active this time of year, and many home owners choose to use insecticides to rid themselves of these pests and the damage they wreak.

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Health and Nutrition

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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)

Douglas County Extension Committee

  • Keith Englund, County Commissioner
  • Charlie Meyer, County Commissioner
  • Eddie Dummer
  • Carol Engebretson
  • Steve Henry
  • Ronda Kent
  • Kelly Lund
  • Char Rosenow
  • Rebecca Sternquist
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