Sixty-one people – farmers, landowners, users of the County Park, state and county government officials, residents of the watershed, residents of St. Peter and Mankato, academics – all of whom care about 7 Mile Creek, got together on September 7, 2016 to talk about what they want for the future of the watershed. The result… Read More


To assist tracking soil temperature, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture has added 22 new monitoring stations for a total of 48 stations on its on‑line soil temperature map at: https://app.gisdata.mn.gov/mda-soiltemp/. The online map is updated every 15 minutes. “In areas where fall nitrogen applications are appropriate, soil temperature, not harvest progress, should be your guide… Read More