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August 18, 2015

Learn from U of M Extension at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair!

If you go to the "Great Minnesota Get-Together," be sure to participate in fun and educational U of M Extension opportunities. Extension discovers science-based solutions, delivers practical education and engages Minnesotans to build a better future.

August 14, 2015

Glyndon Farms family boosts 4-H STEM with memorial fund

Donald W. Grant had a passion for science, which is benefiting 4-H youth in Clay County long after he has passed away. That’s because his family, owners of the Glyndon Farms Company, established the Donald W. Grant Fund in his memory. Their purpose is to support more 4-H programming in Clay County with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) projects such as aquatic robotics.

August 13, 2015

New Extension fact sheets on farm legal issues now online

Media Contact: Allison Sandve, University of Minnesota Extension, office 612-626-4077,

ST. PAUL, Minn. (8/12/2015)—A new eight-part series of fact sheets on farming and agricultural legal issues is now available online.

August 12, 2015

Lincoln County 4-H'er Emily Clarke wins Schroeder Scholarship from the Minnesota 4-H Foundation

Meet Emily Clarke, a graduate of Canby High School, Minnesota 4-H'er from Lincoln County and 2015 recipient of the Ada and Helmuth Schroeder Scholarship. 

Emily plans to attend the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities in the fall, and is looking forward to pursuing a doctorate degree in physical therapy.  Her goal is to give back to her community by making physical therapy more accessible and affordable for people who need it, as well as furthering research in the field of therapy. Read story

Learn more about scholarships provided through the Minnesota 4-H Foundation. 

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