University of Minnesota Extension educators will be presenting two webinars on snow control next month. Plan to join us online December 2 for information about snow control tools (10-10:45 am) and using willows as a living snow fence (1-1:45 pm).
SNOW CONTROL TOOLS
Cost-Benefit Tool (value of these snow control measures)
• Modifying road ditches
• Planting living snow fences
• Leaving standing corn rows
• Installing structural snow fencing
Snow Fence Design Tool (where snow fences are placed)
Working with Farmers/Landowners
Involving 4-H and Youth Organizations in Hand Picking Standing Corn Rows
SHRUB-WILLOWS FOR LIVING SNOW FENCES
Functionality and Snow Capture
Potential Environmental Impacts
Register for both webinars at z.umn.edu/snowtools.