Turfgrass Maintenance Workshop

2019-02-28T10:33:14-05:00February 28th, 2019|Education, News, Workshop|

Dakota County and the Vermillion River Watershed JPO are hosting a free workshop to teach property managers, groundskeepers, and other commercial and public turf managers sensible, cost-saving ways to maintain turfgrass. The workshop will be held Thursday, April 18 at the Dakota County Western [...]

Owners of resorts, campgrounds, and rental businesses required to take aquatic invasive species training

2017-05-03T22:44:54-05:00February 22nd, 2017|Education, News, Recreation, Workshop|

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is offering aquatic invasive species training to owners of lake service provider businesses, so they can legally work in lakes and rivers throughout the state. Lake service provider businesses include resorts, outfitters, and campgrounds that rent or lease boats [...]

Farmington make-and-take rainbarrel workshop

2016-07-20T11:45:41-05:00July 20th, 2016|Workshop|

Join Friends of the Mississippi River (FMR) and Vermillion Stewards for a "make and take" rainbarrel workshop on Tuesday, August 23, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Dakota County Fairgrounds in Farmington. Learn about water-friendly lawn and garden practices, then how to build, install, and maintain a [...]