St. Croix Valley Chapter
St. Croix, Pierce, Polk counties in Wisconsin and Washington county in Minnesota
Chapter Meeting Minutes:
We would love to see your pictures of our sites. This is a good place to ask questions about prairies, TPE, and plants.
Please join us for a chapter meeting!
Date: Wednesday, February 25
Agenda (subject to change):
Report from latest TPE Board of Directors Meeting (January 20)
Next meeting: March 25 at UW-RF
Chapter Work Days
Please join us this winter as we continue maintenance on our project sites. All work days start at 10:00 am. Come for 1, 2, 3, or 4 hours -- any time you can spare is appreciated!
Sat., February 14 - Foster Conservation Area for Valentine's /day
Check the website or call Wayne (715-222-6910) to confirm the date and location. Changes are possible because of weather.
What is a frost planting?
Frost seeding is broadcasting the seed on frozen ground. As the ground freezes and thaws, it opens and closes allowing the seed to be incorporated into the soil. This keeps the seed from germinating until there is a good moisture supply early in the spring.