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Extension is expanding its online education and resources to adapt to COVID-19 restrictions.


  • Looking for 4-H Summer Programs?
    Looking for 4-H Summer Programs? Find them here!
  • 4-H Clover Kitchen
    The 4-H Clover Kitchen chefs invite you to virtually join us to create healthy, tasty snacks and meals alongside Local Extension Educators and fellow 4-H youth and families.
  • State Fair cancellation
    Extension is creating alternate experiences for 4-H'ers and others. "It won’t replace the Fair but we are committed to meaningful programming," says Dean Durgan.
  • 4-H Healthy Sprouts
    Do you love to garden and want to grow your own food? Are you interested in the science behind plants? Do you want to take a deeper dive into food-related careers? If so, Healthy Sprouts might be just the program for you!

More 4-H in Cook County


  • Garden Talk Tuesday's Webinars
    Join Robin Trott, University of Minnesota Extension Horticulture Educator in Douglas County for a series of six webinars about ornamental plants, trees and shrubs, and garden design. The webinars are designed for participants with beginning to advanced gardening knowledge and experience.
  • Gardening
    Get information about best plants and gardening practices for Minnesota lawns, landscapes, and gardens.

Visit Extension's Garden Section

Cook County partners with Extension to deliver even more practical education and research right in your county.


U of M Extension
Cook County

Community Center Bldg
317 West 5th St
Grand Marais MN 55604-1338

(218) 387-3015 (phone)
(218) 387-3016 (fax)