Educational Content

Grow Healthy Transplants

University of Minnesota Extension Educator in Horticulture Michelle Grabowski provides some tips for how you can grow healthy seedlings for your garden and prevent seedling damping off. 

Plant Disease Clinic Submissions

Director of the Plant Disease Clinic Brett Arenz provides instructions on how you can select a high-quality sample for testing, and also how you can submit a sample to the Plant Disease Clinic at the University of Minnesota.

Alfalfa Breeding

Cross Pollination of Alfalfa Flowers: Greenhouse seed production video

Deborah A. Samac, discusses how to cross pollinate alfalfa flowers for greenhouse seed production. Samac is a Research Leader and USDA-ARS-Research Geneticist, as well as an Adjunct Professor with the Department of Plant Pathology at the University of Minnesota. Watch >>

Heterobasidion Root Rot Videos

Heterobasidion Root Rot Videos

The Blanchette Lab has created educational videos about Heterobasidion Root Rot, its impact, and how to prevent and manage it in pine plantations. Watch >>

Managing Tomato Diseases

Managing tomato diseases in your home garden

Michelle Grabowski, University of Minnesota Extension Professor, gives some tips on how you can manage tomato diseases in your home garden. Watch >>