January 10, 2017

Temp High (F) Temp Low (F) Precipitation (in.) Snow (in.)
29 16 0.15 1.5
Soil Temp 2" Max Soil Temp 2" Min Soil Temp 4" Max Soil Temp 4" Min
27 24 28 27

Weekly Crop and Weather Updates

October 26 Weekly Crop & Weather Update

Updates are released every Wednesday during the growing season. To view previous updates, visit the Weekly Crop & Weather Updates archive.


The SROC will host its 23rd annual Horticulture Day "All Thing Spring" program on Saturday, March 4th. The program includes:

  • Everything's Coming Up Flowers - Ardith Beveridge
  • Composting - The Bad News and Perrenials and Propagation - Diane Dunham-Selly
  • Renovation of a Home Landscape - Julie Weisenhorn
  • The ABC's of N-P-K - Charlie Rohwer

Download the event brochure here. Registration is $25 per person and pre-registration is due by February 20th.

The SROC will host its annual Winter Crops Days on January 11 in St. Charles, January 12 in Arlington and Lake Crystal, and January 13 in Waseca and Kasson. The programs will highlight research and topics related to weed management, forage management, cover crops, corn production, U of M Extension activities, water quality, soybean production, and soil fertility. For more information, download the event flyer here.