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Posted on: February 25, 2015

Trim Trees Now to Prevent Tree Diseases

Tree trimming produces open wounds on trees where branches have been removed. Trees will then produce substances that aid in sealing wounds. Many insects have adapted over time to be able to detect these substances and are... Read on...

Learn More About Apple Valley Tree Programs Here…
Posted on: March 1, 2015

Arbor Day Tree and Shrub Sale

The City of Apple Valley is sponsoring a Tree and Shrub Sale for Apple Valley residents in recognition of Arbor Day. Trees and shrubs are available on a pre-ordered and pre-paid basis. All trees and shrubs are bare root... Read on...

Posted on: February 20, 2015

Don’t Forget to Cover Your Stockpiles

Minnesota erosion and sediment control requirements for construction sites require that stockpiles be covered if they won’t be worked for 14 or more days. Many options exist for protective cover: tarps, erosion control... Read on...

Learn More About State Requirements Here…
Posted on: January 15, 2015

It's Not Too Early to Think of Spring

Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) will be offering “An Introduction to Planting for Clean Water” workshops this spring. Workshops are scheduled in Apple Valley for the evenings of February 19 and... Read on...

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Posted on: January 2, 2015

Beware of Thin Ice, the Alimagnet and Farquar Aerators are On for the Season

The aerators on Alimagnet and Farquar Lakes are on and running for the season. The aerators create areas of open water and thin ice on the lakes. Use extreme caution.

The Apple Valley Winter Aeration Page...