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Add to Calendar 2021-06-22 10:00:00 2021-06-24 17:00:00 Ag Academy: Passion to career Minnesota 4-H is teaming up with Minnesota FFA to host our first ever Ag Academy: Passion to Career. Three separate day camps will be held on June 22, 23, and 24 at the University of Minnesota - Crookston campus. Youth in grades 5-8 will broaden their awareness of agricultural careers and skills to prepare for the future. Come for one, two or all three days to explore college and career pathways in ag, food and natural resources. The career pathways that will be explored are: Tuesday: Ag education/Extension, animal science and biotechnology Wednesday: Emerging technology (STEM), food science and ag communications/business Thursday: Plant science, natural resources/environmental science and ag power/structural/technical Specific COVID-19 protocols will be provided to registered participants prior to the event. COVID safety measures will be in place including: masking, social distancing and hand washing/sanitation . U of M Crookston U of M Crookston U of M Crookston America/Chicago public

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Location

U of M Crookston
2900 University Ave.
Crookston, MN 56716

Contact

Katie Johnson, assistant Extension professor
kwending@umn.edu or 507-276-9629

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Minnesota 4-H is teaming up with Minnesota FFA to host our first ever Ag Academy: Passion to Career. Three separate day camps will be held on June 22, 23, and 24 at the University of Minnesota - Crookston campus. Youth in grades 5-8 will broaden their awareness of agricultural careers and skills to prepare for the future.

Come for one, two or all three days to explore college and career pathways in ag, food and natural resources. The career pathways that will be explored are:

  • Tuesday: Ag education/Extension, animal science and biotechnology
  • Wednesday: Emerging technology (STEM), food science and ag communications/business
  • Thursday: Plant science, natural resources/environmental science and ag power/structural/technical

Specific COVID-19 protocols will be provided to registered participants prior to the event. COVID safety measures will be in place including: masking, social distancing and hand washing/sanitation .

Audience

Youth who completed grades 5 through 8.

Cost

$15 per day

No lodging or transportation is provided.

Registration

Registration deadline is Sunday, June 13. For assistance with registration, use this guide or contact Jeannie Ward at wardx064@umn.edu.

Upcoming events

Jun
14
Murray County 4-H Building
Jun
14
Blue Earth County Fairgrounds
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14
Martin County Fairgrounds
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14
Clinton Memorial Building
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