This spring over 90 percent of the Minnesota landscape is in moderate drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor. Extension has compiled this list of drought resources related to crops, livestock, landscape and garden, and financial concerns.
The Minnesota Climatology Working Group posts updates on drought conditions every Thursday.
- Will soil-applied herbicides work in a dry year?
- Assessing damage from in-furrow or pop-up starter fertilizer for corn
- How Deep Dare I Drill Wheat, Barley and Oats Down to Find Moisture?
Extension phone lines
1-800-854-1678 (MN area codes only)
Mon–Fri, 9 a.m.–noon and 1 p.m.–4 p.m.
Household issues: cleaning and cooking safely
Also recommended: drought resources from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture.