The University of Minnesota Extension Crops Team has launched a website that offers research-based resources to help producers improve soil and crop productivity, while minimizing environmental risks. The website, Soil management and health, features articles and videos in three primary sections including soil properties, tillage and soil management and cover crops.
More than a million acres of pasture and rangeland burned across Texas, Oklahoma and southern Kansas, from March 7 through 9, leaving unthinkable personal loss from human fatalities. Livestock and property damage has been extensive. Estimating the number of livestock killed or injured from the devastating wildfires will take weeks, according to state agencies. Hundreds of miles of fencing have been destroyed; structures have been burned to the ground, and countless pieces of equipment has