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  • Murray County 4-H Clover Update August 2015 now available
    The Murray 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. Check out county fair information, state fair information and much more!
  • Murray County July 4-H Clover Update now available
    The Murray 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.
  • 4-H Rabbit Showmanship Workshop to be held in Murray County
    Murray County 4-H members Kylie and Mckenna Samuelson will focus on rabbit showmanship at the workshop on July 25
  • Murray County 4-H hosting Project-a-Palooza
    Is there a project area that you would like to try, but you’re not sure where to start? Bring the family to Project-A-Palooza! We will be trying out several project areas as well as providing some great ideas for county fair exhibits!
  • Minnesota State Fair Advance Ticket Locations 2015
    Are you are going to attend the Minnesota State Fair in 2015? Do you want to save a few dollars on advance purchase tickets? Check out the locations in the area where advance tickets are available from July 5 through August 26. Generally no tickets will be sold at county State Fair Meetings.

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  • University on the Prairie for grades 7-12
    University on the Prairie immerses students entering grades 7-12 in three days of hands-on activities to show them what they can do with a science education. Each day, students explore science-based career opportunities related to chemistry, engineering, environmental & agricultural science, food science, and health science. By conducting experiments, participating in hands-on labs, and learning new skills from professionals working in science fields, students increase their understandings of science and find out what potential career options interest them most. Held July 28-30, 2015
  • Dealing with damage after a storm
    Straight lines winds and serious thunderstorms affected families and communities across the region. Extension has resources to help families during the clean-up and after affects of the storms.
  • Source: Magazine of Extension research & education
    The Spring-Summer issue is online

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County Agriculture Educator

  • Watch for pinkeye in pastured cows
    What causes pinkeye in cows and what can you do to prevent it? Extension Educator Melissa Runck offers the following information.
  • Leaf disease more common in trees this spring
    Are your trees dropping their leaves? It could be caused by leaf disease.
  • HPAI - Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Information
    There have been several introductions of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) in poultry in Minnesota and other Midwestern states. A hotline number (888-702-9963) is now available for poultry producers and members of the public who have general questions about avian influenza and biosecurity measures they can take to protect their birds. If you become aware of a sudden onset of sickness or high mortality in any kind or type of poultry flock (commercial or backyard) please call the Minnesota Board of Animal Health at 320 214 6700 (Ext 3804) or toll-free at 866-536-7593. Many resources are available - click on this article for additional informational links.

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U of M Extension
Murray County

2848 Broadway Ave
PO Box 57
Slayton MN 56172-0057
(507) 836-6927 (phone)
(507) 836-6155 (fax)
mnext-murray@umn.edu

Murray County Extension Committee

  • James Jens, County Commissioner
  • David Thiner, County Commissioner
  • Sara Heintz
  • David Herrig
  • Dennis Opdahl
  • Stacy Posthuma
  • Diane Schreier
  • Betty Wilcoxon
  • Heidi Winter
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