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  • Dog's Day of Summer
    All are welcome to join the 2017 4-H GREAN Team for an afternoon of tail waggin’ fun at the Grand Rapids Dog Park to learn about dog care and health, dog activities and more! Saturday, June 24 | 2-4p.m. | This is a FREE event!
  • Don't miss out on the 4-H Clover Cruise 5K Run/Walk
    Every one is invited to join 4-H families and friends in this 5K run/walk at the Northern Minnesota District Fairgrounds promote healthy living and raise funds for Koochiching County 4-H.
  • 4-H Itasca County Fair One Stop
    Itasca County 4-H'ers - stop here for all of your County Fair needs.
  • Heart & Hooves Clinic III
    Work with your horse at the 2-day Heart & Hooves horse clinic Monday, July 31st thru Tuesday, August 1st. This workshop for 4-H'ers grades 5+ will focus on intermediate levels of groundwork, obstacle course work, and riding basics that will help improve your horsemanship skills.
  • Save the Date
    Check here for an upcoming list of 4-H events in Itasca County!

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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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  • Annual Plant Sale
    The Itasca County Master Gardeners will hold their annual Plant Sale on Thursday, May 18th, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Think Spring! Growing Healthy Vegetables Guide
    Spring is just around the corner. As the growing season fast approaches for garden enthusiasts, the University of Minnesota proudly offers a new gardening basics resource.
  • 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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U of M Extension
Itasca County

123 NE 4th St
Grand Rapids MN 55744-2659
(218) 327-7486 (phone)
(218) 327-7382 (fax)

Itasca County Extension Committee

  • Burl Ives, County Commissioner
  • Terry G. Snyder, County Commissioner
  • Scott Belknap
  • Debra Davis
  • Trish Harren
  • David Hayes
  • Conley Janssen
  • Marge Kelley
  • Doug Learmont
  • Cindy McNichols
  • Tom Nelson
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