Our Lake, Our Legacy: protecting Minnesota’s life at the lake
Megan Weber and Dan Larkin, University of Minnesota Extension, are enlisting passionate citizens to protect Minnesota’s waters. Through the innovative Aquatic Invasive Species Detectors program, volunteers like Stephen Long and Cecilia Riedman are keeping these species from spreading to the pristine waters they call home.
Sowing the Seeds of Success: a new set of learning tools for Minnesota’s farmers
Jake Overgaard and his University of Minnesota Extension educator colleagues are using a new generation of educational tools to meet farmers where they’re at. That might include a podcast on improving disease management (to listen to while they’re driving a combine), or a YouTube video on business planning. Because when it comes to farming, an extra set of hands is always helpful.