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December 24, 2013
Growing Green: 2013 U of MN Top Ten Performing Annuals
December 24, 2013 - 10:53am
November 1, 2013
Between 180 and 240 cows are milked each day at the West Central Research and Outreach Center. Over the next several years, the WCROC will be experimenting with energy efficient and green energy systems in the milking parlor. (Kim Ukura/Sun Tribune)
Making green milk: WCROC works on a renewable-energy dairy
November 1, 2013 - 3:45pm
September 20, 2013
Researchers at the West Central Research and Outreach Center are experimenting with a low-tunnel growing system that can extend the strawberry season in the area. Until the first hard frost, volunteers will be out in the field picking strawberries every Monday and Thursday morning.
WCROC harvests strawberries in September
September 20, 2013 - 4:12pm
August 30, 2013
Dinner in the Garden planned for Sept. 5
August 30, 2013 - 4:29pm
July 22, 2013
Horticulture Night set for July 25
July 22, 2013 - 2:05pm
WCROC Organic Dairy Day planned for Aug. 13
July 22, 2013 - 1:55pm
July 12, 2013
West Central Research and Outreach Center Renewable Energy Director Mike Reese speaks during a dedication for the Renewable Hydrogen and Ammonia Pilot Plant on Thursday, July 11. During the dedication, Reese recognized Jack Gust of the Toro Company (right) for Toro’s donation of two hydrogen-powered utility vehicles. The WCROC will look at how to convert the vehicles to run on ammonia as part of their research program. play button
WCROC celebrates renewable fertilizer pilot plant at dedication
July 12, 2013 - 4:57pm
March 11, 2013
Propogating Houseplants is the next topic in WCROC's Come Grow With Us series
March 11, 2013 - 4:30pm
August 2, 2012
Horticulture Night at the WCROC
August 2, 2012 - 10:11am
July 31, 2012
2012 University of Minnesota Organic Dairy Day
July 31, 2012 - 3:49pm
July 13, 2012
Summer Center Day at the WCROC
July 13, 2012 - 11:18am
July 5, 2012
WCROC Summer Center Day is July 13
July 5, 2012 - 12:48am
February 13, 2012
Mike Reese
Ag & Energy Expo in Staples Feb. 24
February 13, 2012 - 4:48am
October 3, 2011
Deep-bedded, group-farrowing barn management workshop in Morris Oct. 8
October 3, 2011 - 1:48pm
September 24, 2011
Renewable Energy Scientist Eric Buchanan (right) shows Minnesota Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman (middle) and Deputy Commissioner for Energy and Telecommunications Bill Grant (left) how the WCROC evacuated tube solar system works during a renewable energy tour on Thursday.
Dept. of Commerce Commissioner visits Morris on energy tour
September 24, 2011 - 5:00am