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  • Learning Out Loud
    This event is the perfect way to have fun and gain the experience necessary to communicate effectively.
  • Freezin' Fun
    A skating & snow fun party at Portage Park Sunday, February 21, 1-3 pm Portage Park Cohasset Lots of fun options for all 4-H family members: *ice skating *sledding *x-country skiing *snow fun activities * smooshing races *bonfire *hot dogs & s’mores *horse-drawn hayrides
  • GREAN Leadership: Connecting the dots
    We are gearing up for another great GREAN Service Learning adventure!
  • 4-H Project Bowl
    Project bowls are an exciting way for youth to explore a project area. Teams compete in quiz competitions with questions about specific project areas. Itasca County 4-H teams have volunteer coaches for dog, general livestock (beef, sheep & swine), horse, projects. Practices usually begin late Nov-Dec and culminate in the regional tournament on Saturday, March 19, in Bemidji.

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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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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

  • Dan Brown
  • Doug Learmont
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