University of Minnesota Extension Service
University of Minnesota Extension, Anoka County
You can connect with us during our normal business hours:
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Programs offered by the
4-H Youth Development
4-H clubs are open to youth, kindergarten through one year past high school. The entire family can join in projects and activities. 4-H involvement includes learning by doing, practicing leadership, participating in a wide variety of projects, positive out-of-school time, science and arts enrichment, service to communities, youth teaching youth, and a lot of fun!
Dollars Into $ense Class
A 1 1/2 hour class on the basics of developing a
spending/saving plan that works. Offered at no cost to
Master Gardener Program
Simply Good Eating Nutrition Education Program
People with limited incomes can discover how to make
healthy food choices while stretching food dollars in our classes. Funding
for this program comes from the USDA Food Stamp Nutrition Education and the
Expanded Food and Nutrition Programs. In
Homeowner Education for Septic Systems
Learn how to keep your septic system operating properly�when to pump, how to protect if from freezing, and more.
Answer Line, 1-800-854-1678, M-F 9 am-12 & 1-4 pm. Household experts answer questions about food safety, canning and freezing foods, cleaning stains and mildew and other household questions.
Farm Information Line, 1-800-232-9077, M-F 8:30 am-1:30 pm. Extension educators respond to agriculture and small acreage questions. They provide referrals to local Extension agriculture personnel where available.