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Kentucky bluegrass lawn entering a drought-induced dormancy.
June 18, 2021

In Minnesota, we can usually rely on rain to provide adequate moisture for lawns. But our recent record-breaking temperatures require water conservation. Here are some strategies for keeping lawns healthy during drought.

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June 14, 2021

Many remember Mary Page (1934-2013) for being the mayor of Olivia, a University of Minnesota Regent and a voice for rural Minnesota. Descendants honor her and her husband Jim through giving.

Peas growing in soil with a black plastic hose in the foreground and a walking path made of straw in the background.
June 13, 2021

Meteorologists are predicting that we’ll continue to see above-average temperatures for the remainder of the summer. What does this mean for how we manage our gardens?

A person cleans their shoes using a brush
June 11, 2021

Stop the spread of invasive species with these PlayCleanGo Awareness Week tips.

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