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April 29, 2014

Extending knowledge, changing lives: Celebrating 100 years of the Smith-Lever Act

In 2014, Extension marks a special milestone, the 100th anniversary of the federal Smith-Lever Act. This act, signed on May 8, 1914, created the national Cooperative Extension Service and the partnership between the U.S. Department of Agriculture and land-grant universities that extend research-based outreach and education.

April 15, 2014

Extension releases info series on 2014 farm bill

A series of fact sheets on the Agricultural Act of 2014 - the farm bill - is available to help the agricultural community prepare for changes introduced by the recently passed federal legislation.

April 01, 2014

State of Water Conference set for May 1 and 2

"The State of Water: Minnesotans Protecting Our Lakes and Rivers" will be May 1 and 2 at Cragun's Resort in Brainerd.
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