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All in-person Extension meetings, events and classes are canceled through Friday, May 15.


  • 4-H Incredible Exchange Message
    COVID-19 Update
  • Itasca County 4-H Animal ID and Ear Tag Process 2020
    Animal ID deadline has been extended to June 1, 2020. New ear tag procedure to follow for Itasca County 4-H.
  • Itasca County 4-H Update
    4-H in-person cancellation period extended to May 15. Itasca County 4-H is developing strategies to meet youth, family and volunteer needs.
  • A Tale of Two 4-H Programs
    “It was the best of times; it was the worst of times.” When faced with a challenge, 4-H Teen Mentors band together to provide quality experiences for elementary students.
  • Social Distancing & Enjoying Nature
    You’re trying to do the right thing and maintain an appropriate social distance for the benefit of all during a time of concern about infectious disease. But are you also feeling stressed, worried about cooped-up kids, and wanting to maintain your health through exercise? Here are some ideas.

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  • 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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U of M Extension
Itasca County

123 NE 4th St
Grand Rapids MN 55744-2659

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