February 24, 2017

Temp High (F) Temp Low (F) Precipitation (in.) Snow (in.)
36 24 0.83 7.0
Soil Temp 2" Max Soil Temp 2" Min Soil Temp 4" Max Soil Temp 4" Min
36 33 37 34

Weekly Crop and Weather Updates

October 26 Weekly Crop & Weather Update

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SROC Scientist Tom Hoverstad gave a presentation on the record breaking rain events of 2016 at the Waseca City Council's February 7th meeting. Watch the video of his presentation here. Tom's presentation is segment 4b and begins at 21:49.

The SROC will host its 23rd annual Horticulture Day "All Things 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.