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There is still time to protect plants for the winter
- Burlap barriers can help protect against de-icing spray from road maintenance.
- Fence trees and shrubs from animal browsing.
- Lessen winter kill on roses by burying them in fallen leaves.
There are more tips in our article on winter protection for plants.
Minnesota is home to a few species of insects with a very specific place they want to spend the winter — in our homes.
Does my soil need nutrients? Did I add too much compost or manure this past year? How do I choose the right fertilizer? The UMN Soil Testing Laboratory can answer your questions.
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