Welcome to Redwood County
Redwood County partners with Extension to deliver practical education and research you can use at home, at work and in your community.
4-H is an out-of-school, hands-on learning program for young people grades K-13. Youth choose a project that is interesting to them and explore it with peers and caring adults. 4-H clubs are groups of youth who want to learn together and meet in every part of Minnesota.
Redwood County has many active 4-H clubs. To learn more, contact Redwood County 4-H staff. firstname.lastname@example.org
4-H Youth Development is a hands-on learning program for Minnesota youth. We offer online, small group and independent learning experiences for youth of all ages. In 4-H, youth choose the topic they find interesting and caring adults support their learning and leadership. From agronomy to space exploration and creative arts to outdoor adventures, 4-H has just the right learning experience for young people.
There are many ways to participate in 4-H!
Redwood County 4-H Clubs and Programs
Springdale Climbers - Walnut Grove and Tracy area
Milroy Go-Getters - Milroy area
Lamberton Leprechauns - Lamberton area
Vesta Vikings - Vesta and Wabasso area
Golden Gophers - Morgan, Clements and Redwood area
Valley Blazers - Redwood area
Sunktanka Wicauhopi - Morton area
Redwood/Renville Shooting Sports and Wildlife - Redwood/Renville Counties and surrounding area
Dog Training - Redwood/Renville Counties and surrounding area
Young Riders Horse - Redwood and surrounding area
Horse - Redwood County
Western Heritage Horse - SW Minnesota
Outdoor Rec, Aquatic, Invasive Species, Robotics Team - Redwood County
4-H Ambassadors - Redwood County
4-H Enrichment - Redwood County
Lower Sioux Archery - Lower Sioux area
Animal Science - Redwood County
Find the latest on Extension agricultural research and news you can use on your farm from local experts.
Statewide news and blogs
- Agricultural Business Management News - Business and financial resources for farmers.
- Beef News - Beef industry featured events, farm safety and animal health.
- Dairy News - Dairy industry featured events, farm safety and animal health.
- Fruit and Vegetable News - Local production and marketing of fruit and vegetable crops in Minnesota.
- Minnesota Crop News - Emerging issues affecting Minnesota row crops and forages.
Master Gardener volunteers educate the public about horticulture using current research-based resources. This educational effort is designed to enhance quality of life and promote good stewardship of the environment.
Master Gardener volunteers complete many hours of volunteer work each year, providing a valuable in-kind contribution to Minnesota.
Find the latest gardening tips and news you can use in your own back yard from local experts.
- Yard and Garden News - Gardening tips and emerging issues affecting Minnesota.
- My Minnesota Woods - Find out how to take care of your trees and enjoy Minnesota's beautiful woodlands.
- Natural Resources News - From preserving our wetlands to combating invasive species, read about protecting and enjoying nature.
Ask a Master Gardener line: 612-301-7590
Health and nutrition
Extension offers a variety of educational programs about nutrition and health in Redwood County. These programs are open to families and individuals of all ages who are eligible for benefits through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or who meet Extension’s program income guidelines.
Programs are offered in community settings such as food shelves, schools, community centers and public housing sites. The programs are free to all individuals and families who meet income guidelines, and may be offered in multiple languages, depending on the audience needs and availability of educators.
Redwood County Extension
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