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County Horticulture Educator

  • It's Fruit Tree Pruning Time!
    Now is the time to start pruning your fruit trees. Pruning your trees while they are in dormancy reduces the possibility of fire blight in crabapples, apples and pears, as well as minimizing canker diseases in cherries and plums.
  • Growing a Begonia, the Annual Plant of the Year
    With over 1,700 different species, Begonias (family Begoniaceae) is the fifth most diverse class of plants.
  • 2016 Is the Year of the Delphinium
    As gardeners, we are often faced with too many decisions when it comes to selecting a new plant for our perennial bed, and organizations such as the National Garden Bureau can help us whittle down those choices to a select few.

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


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Douglas County

720 Fillmore Ste B090

Alexandria MN 56308-1763
(320) 762-3890 (phone)
(320) 762-3871 (fax)

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