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Windbreak Planning Assistance

The Mower SWCD provides technical assistance for windbreak & wildlife plantings.  Contact James Fett in our office for more information.  (507) 434-2603 or james.fett@mowerswcd.org.

SWCD Tree Program


Recommended Windbreak Spacing

Tree Owner's Manual

MN Tree Planting Handbook (40 page Pdf document)

The Right Tree Brochure (20 page document)

Tree Care Information

Pruning Information

North Dakota Tree Handbook

Deer Repellent Fact Sheet


The Mower SWCD has a tree planter available to rent. 


$35.00 per day

Contact James for more information.

(507) 434-2603


Mower SWCD | 1408 21st. Ave, NW | Austin, MN 55912 | 507-434-2603| Fax: 507-434-2680