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April – Now is the time to…

Begin to move protective cover from bulb beds, non-hardy roses, and perennials in stages as mulch and soil thaw. Don't rush to uncover tender plants, though! read more

Tree Pick up Day!

When: Saturday, April 30, 2016 • 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Where: NEW LOCATION!!! North of Detroit Lakes next to Lucky Dog Boarding & Training. read more

Filing for SWCD Supervisor Candidates May 17 – 31, 2016

Minnesota citizens interested in influencing natural resources issues at the local level are encouraged to run for supervisor of their local Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). read more

Get to Know Your Local Conservation District

Across the United States, nearly 3,000 Soil and Water Conservation Districts—almost one in every county—are helping local people to conserve land, water, forests, wildlife and other natural resources. read more

Conservation Stewardship Program Helps Improve Working Lands

USDA announced that $150 million in funding is available for agricultural producers through the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP), USDA’s largest conservation program that helps producers voluntarily improve the health and productivity of private and Tribal working lands. read more

Plant, Pest & Gardening Clinics

With summer upon us, so come the many questions about trees, shrubs, home gardens and lawns. To help answer your questions and provide helpful ideas, the Becker County Extension Service features Plant & Pest/and Gardening Clinics every Monday (May-Sept) and Friday (June-Aug) from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the Extension Office. read more

Becker SWCD Soliciting Public Input in Comprehensive Local Water Management Planning Process

Becker County residents all have a vested interest in clean water, and the Becker Soil and Water Conservation District wants to hear from you. read more

Horticulture question?

Ask one of the Becker County Master Gardeners during their Plant & Pest clinics read more

2016 Becker County Fair

Mark your calendars! The 2016 Becker County Fair will be held Wednesday, July 27 through Saturday, July 30.

4H Newsletter

The most current 4H newsletter can be found on the following website.http://www3.extension.umn.edu/county/becker