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  • Fashion Review & Performing Arts Contest

    The Fashion Revue and Performing Arts contest will be judged on Monday, July 25, 2016 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Caledonia. Judging will begin at 10:00am. Read more

  • Houston County June 4-H Clover Update now available
    The County 4-H Clover Update monthly newsletter contains the latest news and information about 4-H events, deadlines, training, scholarship opportunities, projects and other activities for members, families, and volunteers in your county.
  • Attend Gopher Dairy Camp this summer!

    Gopher Dairy Camp, presented by the Gopher Dairy Club and the Minnesota State 4-H Dairy Committee will be held on the University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus June 12-14, 2016. Read more

  • 2016 Houston Co. Fair Packet

    The Houston County Fair is right around the corner! Which means that it's time for 4-H'ers to sign up all the projects they want to bring to the County Fair! Read more

  • Houston County 4-H Day Camp 2016

    Exciting 4-H Day Camp provide campers with fun recreational and educational experiences that they will not forget! Camps will be full of fun activities including arts and crafts, hands-on learning, group activities, and much more! Come join the fun! Read more

More 4-H in Houston County

County Agriculture Educator

  • Living on the Land Series

    Do you dream of owning acreage in the country? Do you have an existing farm that is in need of a plan and strategies for the best possible results? The Living on the Land Workshop Series, offered by University of Minnesota Extension, will equip you with the education and resources to be successful. Read more

    The eight-week course is designed to arm landowners with agricultural information to enable them to be good stewards of their land. The course will begin with goal-setting and individual property inventory, then address soil, plant, water and animal basics. Read more

  • 2015-16 Land Rent Survey Results
    Based on the results of the recently completed Houston County Land Rent Survey, farmland rent decreased slightly.

More County Agriculture Educator in Houston County


  • Gardening
    Get information about best plants and gardening practices for Minnesota lawns, landscapes, and gardens.

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Health and Nutrition

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


U of M Extension
Houston County

611 Vista Dr Ste 2
Caledonia MN 55921-1097
(507) 725-5807 (phone)
(507) 725-8727 (fax)

Houston County Extension Committee

  • Dana Kjome, County Commissioner
  • Teresa Walter, County Commissioner
  • Erick Abnet
  • Dan Alstad
  • Kenneth Anderson
  • Millie Frie
  • Eric Johnson
  • Jody Krueger
  • Kerry Schaller
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