Extension brings Minnesotans together to build a better future through University science-based knowledge, expertise and training.
Extension's research and outreach is organized broadly into four centers: Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources; Community Vitality; Family Development; and Youth Development.
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Follow along, decade by decade, from the events leading up to Extension's beginnings and through early history to the 2010s.
The 2020 Extension Strategic Plan: A Pathway Forward is built around the three essential components – scholarship, engagement and systems – that have guided Extension through more than a century of creating public value for Minnesota and beyond.