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


  • Dial Up Conversations with Youth
    Although we are dialing back activities and time in public, this is a prime time to dial up conversations with youth. Learn more about strategies for helping youth through conversation.
  • Spark Your Curiosity and Creativity!
    Looking for ways to spark your curiosity? In need of a creative outlet? Find ways to stay creative and curious in our 4-H fall programs! Opportunities for the NE Region will run November 30 - December 17.
  • Cards for area Veterans
    Show your support for our Itasca County Veteran’s by making them a special Thank You card. We have attached printable options for you or design your own.
  • Parenting During COVID-19
    COVID-19 continues to have an impact on our lives. As we move forward, it is important to look back on some excellent advice from the past.
  • Art and Stress Reduction; a 4-H Project Resource
    Creating art of any form can be a great tool for reducing stress. 4-H has explored some simple and fun ways to explore art and reduce stress.

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County Natural Resource Educator

  • Itasca County Landowners Can Plan On It!
    For landowners in Itasca County having a healthy and productive woodlot is important. And we recognize that we have new challenges facing us with a growing list of invasive species and a changing climate. It is very important to take the time to develop clear management goals with intentional planning to maintain the resiliency of your woods.
  • Information on moving docks, lifts and equipment in Itasca County
    If you plan to move a dock, lift or other water equipment from one lake or river to another, all visible zebra mussels, faucet snails, and aquatic plants must be removed whether they are dead or alive.
  • White Pine Versus Deer
    Recently there have been many questions coming into Itasca County Extension office regarding deer damaging white pine seedlings.

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


U of M Extension
Itasca County

123 NE 4th St
Grand Rapids MN 55744-2659

(218) 327-7486 (phone)
(218) 327-7382 (fax)