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August 25, 2017
Students from the University of Minnesota Morris developed an application for use at the WCROC gardens. Photo by Nic McPhee.
Features from the Farm: UMM students develop application for horticulture gardens
August 25, 2017 - 10:13pm
August 4, 2017
Three kids check out a pond in the WCROC Horticulture Garden during Horticulture Night on July 27. Nancy Olson/Stevens County Times
Displaying their colors on Horticulture Night
August 4, 2017 - 4:13pm
July 25, 2017
Dylan McNeil cares for the water garden at the West Central Research and Outreach Center horticulture garden in rural Morris. Rae Yost/Stevens County Times
Helping the garden grow
July 25, 2017 - 7:13am
July 17, 2017
Corn crop receives irrigation treatment near 165th Street on U.S. Highway 59 north of Morris on Tuesday, July 11. Brooke Kern/Stevens County Times
Crops could use moisture as rainfall spotty
July 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
June 25, 2017
Some of the perennials at the West Central Research and Outreach Center in Morris. Submitted photo
WCROC Features from the Farm: Research on perennials continues
June 25, 2017 - 5:04pm
October 29, 2016
WCROC's Steve Poppe talks about the year's top performing annual flowers.
These flowers are tops
October 29, 2016 - 11:59am
August 1, 2016
Mary Meyer of the University of Minnesota Department of Horticultural Science narrates the annual flower tour during Horticulture Night at the West Central Research and Outreach Center on Thursday, July 28 in Morris. (Brooke Kern / Sun Tribune)
Colorful evening at WCROC’s annual Hort Night
August 1, 2016 - 1:35pm
July 15, 2016
Rain in early July helped area crops after a relatively dry spring. Going forward, farmers are looking for timely rains and warm (but not hot) temperatures to ensure a strong harvest. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
July 15, 2016 - 2:56pm
May 29, 2016
The Northern Lights series of hardy azaleas are now flowering at the West Central Research and Outreach Center Horticulture Display Garden in Morris. (Submitted photo)
Azaleas in bloom at the Horticulture Display Garden
May 29, 2016 - 5:06am
March 4, 2016
Business Briefs: March 5, 2016
March 4, 2016 - 4:14pm
February 26, 2016
Brad Heins, assistant dairy professor at the University of Minnesota West Central Research and Outreach Center, works to help solve problems that arise on organic dairy farms. (David Hansen/University of Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station)
Features from the Farm: Making a difference for organic dairy farms
February 26, 2016 - 5:10pm
February 19, 2016
Business Briefs: February 20, 2016
February 19, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 4, 2015
WCROC Horticulture Scientist Steve Poppe begins his Annual Flower Tour at Horticulture Night Thursday, July 31.play button
Flowers take center stage at annual Hort Night
August 4, 2015 - 5:03pm
July 26, 2015
This sculpture, which resembles a flame, sits just outside the garden pergola in the Meditation Garden.
Features from the Farm: Horticulture happenings
July 26, 2015 - 5:35am
August 30, 2013
Dinner in the Garden planned for Sept. 5
August 30, 2013 - 4:29pm
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