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4-H

  • New 4-H Family Night
    Is your family new to Wright County 4-H? Do you want to learn more about what 4-H has to offer? New families, this event is planned especially for you! Please join 4-H volunteers for this fun evening to learn more about what being in 4-H could mean for your family. We will go over upcoming summer events (including Camps & County Fair). There will be fun, hands-on activities for the youth and a parent meeting to help parents focus on the basics of 4-H. Come and see how your family can get involved in Wright County 4-H.
  • 4-5-6 Night
    4-H members in Grades 4 – 6 are invited to join us for 456 Night. The 4-H Ambassadors have plenty of superhero themed games, challenges, experiments, and activities planned for the night. Invite your classmates & neighbors for an exciting night of 4-H fun!
  • Important Deadlines - May 15
    ANIMAL ID’S: All 4-H animal projects must be owned or leased and all ID information submitted on or before May 15 (The exception is market beef and dairy steers, which had a deadline of February 15.) More information can be found online at www.4-H.umn.edu/animal-ID or in the April issue of the Clover Fourcast. CLUB DUES: Club dues information was mailed out in the April Key Leader newsletter. Please make sure to submit payment by the deadline. MEMBERSHIP: All new members and re-enrolling members must complete 4-H enrollment/reenrollment at http://mn.4honline.com by this date to have full eligibility at County Fair.
  • 4-H Federation Meeting
    Policies and financial decisions which affect county programs are determined by the Federation. Some clubs even assign 4-H members to attend and report back to the club. Most Federation meetings begin at 7 p.m. in Wright County Government Center Room 120. The Advisory Council meets at 6:15 p.m. Host Clubs: Wright Explorers, Hanover Honey Bees, and Northern Peak. Showcase Club: Monticello Monarchs
  • LQA&E (Ethics) Training
    All 4-H’ers who plan on participating in animal projects at the State Fair (except horse, dog, and pets) must have current LQA&E certification. By participating in LQA&E training, 4-H’ers learn proper techniques for livestock care. LQA&E certification is valid for three years. Those enrolled in an applicable project, and are due for training should have received a postcard reminder. Please contact the office if you are not sure if your training is current.

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Master Gardeners

  • Wright County Master Gardeners
    The University of Minnesota Extension Master Gardener™ program is an internationally recognized volunteer program. Our Wright County group is very active and adding value to constituents with information needs related to plants, insects, diseases and other garden and horticulture information.

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


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U of M Extension
Wright County


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Buffalo MN 55313
(763) 682-7394 (phone)
(763) 682-7913 (fax)
mnext-wright@umn.edu

Wright County Extension Committee

  • Charlie Borrell, County Commissioner
  • Mike Potter, County Commissioner
  • Gary Cobus
  • Alice Dahl
  • Tammi Dahlman
  • Joey Hartley
  • Lori Hartley
  • Kim Spadgenske
  • Stanley Vander Kooi
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