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Getting through power outages and more as April storm strikes

April 12, 2019

ST. PAUL, Minn. (4/12/2019)--A variety of resources are available to Minnesotans facing loss of power and other impacts of the April storms. Listed here is key information related to power outages and links to livestock, horse and crops resources.  

Workers fixing an electrical power line.

Food, refrigeration and power outages 

Preparing food without power 

Disaster recovery 

After flooding (in Spanish) 

Livestock farmers and horse owners are encouraged to review Extension information on weather and animals.  Extension's crops team provides regular updates in Minnesota Crop News.  


Allison Sandve; University of Minnesota media relations manager, ajsandve@umn.edu, 612, 626-4077 or 651-492-0811 (cell). For more news from U of M Extension, visit our online newsroom or contact Extension Communications at extnews@umn.edu. University of Minnesota Extension is an equal opportunity educator and employer.

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