Minneapolis Public Schools is committed to providing fresh, locally grown farm fruits and vegetables to students through its Farm-to-School program. Its collaboration with University of Minnesota Extension helps make it possible.
Extension News and Highlights
Extension Dean Bev Durgan cites Jewell's breadth of work.
University of Minnesota Extension’s Master Naturalist Program will lead service opportunities at 12 locations throughout the state for National Public Lands Day on Sept. 30, 2017. An annual day of service held across the country, National Public Lands Day is the largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands.
More than sixty percent of people with irrigation systems regularly over-irrigate their lawns by watering on an automatic cycle.
Across the state of Minnesota, University of Minnesota students serve communities and make connections between hands-on community-based projects and their own academic pursuits. As part of the University of Minnesota Extension Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships’ (RSDP) mission to connect community needs with University resources, students’ energy, passion, and burgeoning skill sets provide fuel for many RSDP projects.
Extension analysis looks at operations, industry jobs, more
Healthy landscapes are key to the success of pollinators in our yards and gardens. This survey helps determine whether your yard is good for pollinators and how you can improve.
Extension's Neil Linscheid and John Loegering will discuss community strength in rural Minnesota and how citizen science builds dedication to wildlife resources.
Farm families exemplify what makes Minnesota agriculture strong. Honors set for Aug. 3 at Minnesota Farmfest.
Federal research grants build upon ‘brain gain’ studies, local food access to wholesale distribution.