County Agriculture Educator in Rice County
- Living on the Land Series, March 15 - May 3 in New PragueDo 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. 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.
- Accepting Nominations for Farm Family of the YearNow accepting nominations for 2016 Rice County Farm Family of the Year!
- 2016 Rice & Steele County Crops DayThe 2016 Rice & Steele County Crops Day will be held on Wednesday, February 24th at the Rice County 4-H Building, Faribault.
- Private Pesticide Applicator RecertificationPrivate Pesticide Applicators have three options to recertify: attending a workshop, online exam or written exam.
- Intensive Marketing Workshop Scheduled for Grain ProducersThe Minnesota Master Marketer Program, six days of intensive marketing training for grain producers, is returning to Mankato in January, February and March of 2016.
- 2015 -2016 Winter Dairy SeriesThe University of Minnesota Extension has teamed up with DPEP to host a five-part educational series for dairy producers. Click here for dates and topic details!