Southwest Research & Outreach Center | Lamberton, MN

Aerial view of the Southwest Research and Outreach Center office area
A worker pounds a probe into soil in a soybean field with a tractor in the background
2-row plot combine harvesting corn


May 14, 2021

Temperature High (F): 70

Temperature Low (F): 48

Precipitation (in.): 0.06

Soil Temp - 2" Max: 62

Soil Temp - 2" Min: 51

Soil Temp - 4" Max: 60

Soil Temp - 4" Min: 52


2021 UMN Cooperative Black Cutworm Trapping Network is Active

The 2021 UMN Cooperative Black Cutworm Trapping Network is now active. Traps picked up the first migrants on March 30. Weekly newsletters, and a revised PDF version of black cutworm facts can downloaded on the Black Cutworm Reporting Network web page.


Advancing Ag webinar: Ag business management - What can the past tell us about today and tomorrow?

Wednesday, May 26 | 11 am - Noon

What the past can tell us about ag business management for both now and the future is the topic of discussion at the SWROC’s Advancing Ag webinar on Wednesday, May 26th at 11 a.m.