October 21, 2019

Temp High (F) Temp Low (F) Precipitation (in.) Snow (in.)
66 40 0.32
Soil Temp 2" Max Soil Temp 2" Min Soil Temp 4" Max Soil Temp 4" Min
56 44 54 47


SROC is hiring a farm animal attendant to work in the calf research program, work with calves, feeding & record keeping. To view the full position description and apply visit: and search for Job ID: 332204

With questions about the position, contact David Ziegler at (507) 837-5645.

The University of Minnesota (UMN), in collaboration with the University of Saskatchewan, has released a new white hull oat variety called ‘MN-Pearl.’ MN-Pearl is a high-yielding variety with good straw strength and high groat percentage. It also has good overall disease resistance including moderate crown rust resistance and excellent smut resistance.