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University of Minnesota Extension

January 21, 2018
This interactive distance learning opportunity supports gardeners and farmers interested in community-based food systems. The webinar series will begin Tuesday, Jan. 23, and is a series of five sessions, meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesdays (except Feb. 6) until Feb. 27. Screen grab
Local Foods College classes to start Jan. 23
January 21, 2018 - 7:00am
January 17, 2018
Local Foods College classes offered through U of M Extension
January 17, 2018 - 4:30am
December 27, 2017
Northeast Regional Director Susanne Hinrichs of the University of Minnesota Extension-Brainerd Regional Office talks at the Crow Wing County board meeting on Tuesday about a proposal to charge for the proctoring of the commercial pesticide applicator test. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board adopts fee schedules and policies
December 27, 2017 - 5:00am
December 3, 2017
Amaryllis belladonna flowers. Photographed in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales. By Bidgee (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons
Ask a Master Gardener: Caring for an amaryllis bulb
December 3, 2017 - 9:00am
Kevin Williams from the University of Minnesota Extension speaks at the Minnesota Bee Atlas Workshop, held Wednesday at Bemidji State University. (Joe Bowen | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Bee Atlas' aims to promote healthy bee populations
August 3, 2017 - 10:25am
September 4, 2016
Kala Sawyer of Little Falls chops bacon with her daughter in the demonstration kitchen at Sprout Growers and Makers Marketplace in Little Falls. The pair was participating in a cooking class offered through the Live Better Live Longer Eat Smart program at CHI St. Gabriel's Health. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Progress: Growing a movement - Local food hub connects people with what they eat
September 4, 2016 - 11:56am
July 30, 2015
Crow Wing County: Population surge possible, study shows
July 30, 2015 - 12:15pm
July 8, 2015
Emily Food Shelf volunteers Marge Fleming and John Ryder assist the “Fishing for Food and Funds” fundraiser at Lake Country Foods grocery store in Emily. Several other food shelf volunteers participated in the event.Submitted Photo
Emily Food Shelf participates in 'Fishing for Food and Funds' event
July 8, 2015 - 3:36pm