News & Events

New research is changing the way the world thinks about earthworms. Dr. Kyungsoo Yoo and graduate student Adrian Wackett have documented the potential for an earthworm invasion to spread in the Fennoscandian arctic region, threatening the ecosystem. 

Join us for a field day at Gorans Discovery Farm! 

We're Hiring!

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Please see some of our openings here or to search all the openings at the University of Minnesota, visit our job site

We are also in the process of interviewing the final three candidates for an Irrigation Specialist. Learn about the final candidates and the interview process/schedule. 

We are also interviewing final candidates for our Nutrient and Water Management position. Learn more about the final candidates and the interview process/schedule.

100 Years of Stories

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The Department of Soil, Water, and Climate celebrated a centennial in 2013. With a rich history, our alumni and emeritus faculty have a wealth of stories. From beginnings in soil science to cutting edge science in climate change and water issues, the past helps inform our future. 

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