Extension

 

University of Minnesota Extension creates a stronger Minnesota through education and research.  Extension improves the economic, social and environmental conditions in Minnesota and the world by engaging Minnesotans to make better decisions, take positive action and create significant outcomes in their lives and communities.  Together, we address issues that matter and create a better world for future generations by:

·         keeping our food safe and affordable

·         preparing today’s youth to be tomorrow’s leaders

·         ensuring Minnesota communities are strong

·         improving our environment

·         helping families make better decisions

Focus: 
Business & Industrial Development/Entrepreneurship
Community and Economic Development
Diversity & Inclusion
Education (including Equity, Access, & Student Success)
Environment/Environmental Justice/Sustainability
Health
Poverty (including hunger)
Public Policy
Rural Development
Youth
Keywords: 
Agriculture
community
environment
Families
youth
Campus and College: 
Systemwide
Allied Health Programs
Biological Sciences
Design
Education and Human Development
Extension
Food, Agriculture, and Natural Resource Sciences
Public Affairs
Public Health
Science and Engineering
Geographic Scope: 
Local
Regional
State
National
International
Type of Engagement: 
Public Service or Outreach
Research
Teaching