The latest fruit research and information...

May 3, 2018
This type is new to Midwest production, and it might just mean you could have local strawberries for your shortcake in November!
by Nathan Hecht
May 2, 2018
Blueberry plants are right at home in Minnesota. Just make sure to plant the right type and give them the right soil.
by Emily Tepe
May 1, 2018
In June 2018, we started new research on kiwiberries for the Upper Midwest. Here's a little Minnesota kiwiberry history.
by Jim Luby, Bob Guthrie, Emily Hoover
May 1, 2018
If you want to start an apple orchard, you're in the right place. Find out some of the first steps of becoming a professional apple grower.
by Emily Tepe, Emily Hoover

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