If not managed well, eastern red cedar trees can spread and become a nuisance, potentially causing a negative impact on the landscape. Yet, if managed well, red cedars offer many benefits. Watch this video to explore the pros and cons.
Did you know that trees can be incorporated in many agricultural systems? The intentional integration of trees or shrubs with crops and animals in the same area is called agroforestry, and it results in a more diverse agricultural operation, increased profits, and conservation habitat improvement.
Jeff Coulter, Extension corn agronomist and Lizabeth Stahl, Extension crops educator, say recent rain and snow has led to only 2 percent of Minnesota’s corn being planted by April 28. Coulter and Stahl address the effects on yield potential and key considerations for growers.