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Red lily leaf beetle feeding on plant leaf.
July 13, 2020

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) has confirmed that the invasive lily leaf beetle has been identified in Minnesota for the first time.

mother talking to daughter
July 10, 2020

Parents and caregivers have wrestled with the question of how to explain racial injustice, racism, and uprisings to their children. Here are a few common questions and some suggestions.

Red tomato with green leaves in background.
July 8, 2020

Tomatoes are one of the best-loved crops of Minnesota gardeners. Extension has answers to your tomato-growing questions.

Slide reads “I’m now being challenged to take the skills I’ve learned and demonstrate them in a different environment...It honestly feels like what 4-H has been preparing us for all along,” Leah Goldade, 15, told Klecker.
June 30, 2020

Mara Klecker, Star Tribune reporter, features the summer of 2020 experiences of 4-H'ers in Anoka, Steele and Hennepin counties.

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