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4-H

  • Share-the-Fun—Location Change
    The date of the Share-the-Fun has been changed due to a remodeling project at the Maple Lake High School.
  • Interested in Drone Racing?
    Would you be interested in a drone racing league? Let us know by completing this interest survey:
  • Market Beef ID Deadline –February 18th
    Beef project members, remember this important deadline! All market beef ID’s must be completed on 4Honline.com no later than February 18th. This is a strict Minnesota 4-H deadline. Any market beef animals ID’ed after the deadline will not be eligible for State Fair trips. 4-H ear tags, which will be needed for this process, are available for $3.00 each in the Wright County Extension Office. Please contact the office if you have any questions, or if you did not receive ID information by email.
  • Project Workshop & Cloverbud Day
    Calling all Cloverbuds!  You’re invited to an afternoon of safari themed fun with the Wright County 4-H Ambassadors! Get ready for games, snacks, songs, crafts, and more! All Cloverbuds (and non 4-H friends grades K-3) are welcome. Project Workshop Day is an opportunity for youth in grades 3+ to participate in hands-on workshop related to 4-H project areas.  This year there are over 15 workshops to choose from!  Choices include: Bread Baking, Electricity, Succulents, Jewelry Making, Slime, Geology, Quilling and much more!  Join us for fun afternoon for 4-H project learning.
  • Shooting Sports Leader Training—Save the Date
    We could use some more help with this year’s shooting sports practices in all disciplines.    All that is required to volunteer with this program is to attend a SS&W Leader Training (they’ll teach you everything you need to know) and complete the volunteer screening.   Wright County 4-H pays the registration fee, and will reimburse volunteers for mileage and lodging to attend (we do ask if 4-H covers the cost that you commit to the program for at least 3 years). 

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County Agriculture Educator

  • Farm Bill Meeting
    A Farm Bill Meeting will be held at the Rockford Township Hall on Friday, January 24th from 2:00-4:00pm.
  • 2019 Wright County Farm Family of the Year
    The Wright County Extension Committee selects the Farm Family each year and this year recognizes the Swenson family of Swenson Gardens near Howard Lake.
  • Wright County Needs Assessment Survey
    We are conducting a needs assessment survey to help us offer the best possible programming and education to you. Taking the survey will lead to better opportunities from us to you.

More County Agriculture Educator in Wright County

Master Gardeners

  • Extension Master Gardeners 2018 Seed Trial Results
    Extension Master Gardeners 2018 Seed Trial Results: Top vegetables and flowers recommended for Minnesota gardeners
  • Wright County Master Gardeners
    The University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener™ program is an internationally recognized volunteer program. Our Wright County group is very active and adding value to constituents with information needs related to plants, insects, diseases and other garden and horticulture information.

Visit Extension's Master Gardeners Section

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


Location

U of M Extension
Wright County

3500 Braddock Ave NE
Buffalo MN 55313

(763) 682-7394 (phone)
(763) 682-7913 (fax)
mnext-wright@umn.edu