NDSU Extension Service - Burleigh County


Burleigh County Extension


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3715 E Bismarck Expressway

Bismarck ND 58501

tel: 701-221-6865

fax: 701-221-6845

email: NDSU.Burleigh.Extension@ndsu.edu

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8am - 5pm

Upcoming Events
Growing Greatness in Everyone! - Sept 18 & 19 in Fargo Sep 18, 2014 08:30 AM - 04:00 PM — Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo, ND
Growing Greatness in Everyone! Free Parent Workshop - Sept 18 Sep 18, 2014 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM — Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo, ND
Growing Greatness in Everyone! - Sept 19 in Fargo Sep 19, 2014 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM — Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo, ND
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Come to the Grove!

Menoken Grove Fundraiser - September 21, 2014

Hope to see you this weekend at the Grove for 4-H Fall Fundraising Festival at Menoken Grove 4-H Picnic Park. 


Festivities begin at 3pm

Free will donation dinner at 5pm


Come one! Come all!

For an afternoon of family fun!

Burleigh County Extension

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Seasonal Eating Harvest Calendar

This harvest calendar provides general availability of many vegetables and fruits that can be found in North Dakota. This is brought to you by the North Dakota Department of Ag in partnership with NDSU Extension Service.

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Wait to Fertilize until mid-September

As the summer days start to get shorter our plants need to prepare for the winter days ahead. It is best to wait until the middle of September to start fertilizing and spraying for weeds again. Check out this article and more with NDSU's weekly Yard and Garden Report.

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ND Master Gardener Program starts September 19

Creating beauty and wellness one garden at a time! The NDSU Extension Service Master Gardener Program is not an ordinary education program. An ordinary class would teach you the basics of horticulture. The Master Gardener program goes beyond ordinary and invests in creating leaders to serve the needs of their communities.

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Lettuce is a Quick and Easy Addition to Meals

The robust and intense flavors of lettuce make it a popular choice during the summertime because it is in season, inexpensive and easy to prepare. Many varieties flourish in home gardens.

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Voles are active year-round, day and night.

In late summer and fall, voles store seeds, tubers, bulbs, and rhizomes. They will eat bark from trees and shrubs, primarily in fall and winter, and they will eat crops, if the populations are high. Voles rarely invade houses, in the event that they do, they can be controlled by setting snap traps.

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How Can You Win the Mosquito War?

Worldwide there are over 2500 different mosquito species. However, in North Dakota there are 43 species of mosquitoes and about 200 in the United States. Only a few of these species cause annoyance by biting, but some can also transmit diseases such as West Nile.

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Operation Fun 07-25-2014 Thank You

Special thanks from Bismarck Parks and Recreation District

to the participants in this week's Operation Fun Day Camp. The happy campers did a hike along the Mills Nature Trail and in Sertoma Park with Facilities Specialist Martha Willand and picked up garbage along the way, making the world a little more beautiful today.

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What are you doing with your extra garden produce?

As your gardens are beginning to produce a bounty of vegetables, we invite you to participate in the Hunger Free ND Garden Program this summer. This program encourages gardeners across the state to share their excess produce with those who are less fortunate and may not have the opportunity to grow their own food. To help you get started donating, we have a scale and log available in our office Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. so you can conveniently weigh your produce and then simply drop it off at the site of your choice.

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4-H is experiences

At fair we are reminded that 4-H is a fun, learn-by-doing educational program for young people. It is the youth development program of the North Dakota State University Extension Service, but it is more than you ever imagined.

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Operation Fun Day Camp! Is currently full

Registration fee is $60.00 a week per child. This includes a shirt, snack, supplies and transportation during off-site activities.

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