County Agriculture Educator in Steele County
- Herbicide Resistant WeedsHerbicide resistance in weeds is not a new problem. Click here to learn more about herbicide resistant weeds!
- Steele County Farm Family of the Year announcedCongratulations to Starks & Sons, this year's award recipient.
- Master Gardeners Available to Answer Your Gardening QuestionsCall on the Steele County Master Gardeners when you have yard or garden questions.
- What UMN Extension has to OfferThe UMN Extension have many different ways to get connected to a variety of information and educational programming. This article indicates several ways through the Extension website, social media outlets and the county Extension offices to find out what Extension has to offer!
- Steele County Ag FactsDid you know that each Minnesota farm feeds 155 people in the world? Find that and more fascinating facts about agriculture in Steele County on the Steele County Ag Facts flyer.
- 2014 Iowa State University Custom Rate sheetFarmers often hire or offer custom machine work to help with tilling, baling, spreading manure, etc. This document, prepared by William Edwards from Iowa State Extension, outlines survey results of average custom rates from 2014.
- Importance of Equipment SafetyEvery year, we hear stories of farm incidents that results severe or fatal injury of the people involved. The majority of these incidents happen due to a judgement error by the operator. This article provides several suggestions for ways to stay safe around equipment this planting season.
- Master Gardeners Available for Questions at Farmers MarketSeptember 20, 2014 - 8:00am to 10:00amFarmers Market in Owatonna’s Central Park