Extension Committee


  • Quarterly Meetings

Duties of the Committee

Appointed by the Blue Earth County Commissioners, advisory to the Blue Earth County Commissioners. The Extension Committee has four main responsibilities:
  • Program development and evaluation
  • Budget recommendations
  • Staff hiring and evaluation
  • Promotion of the Extension program

Committee Functions

The Extension program is an informal educational outreach program of the University of Minnesota, in partnership with Blue Earth County. Some of the audiences include:
  • Farm families and businesses
  • Youth (4-H and others)
  • Consumers
  • Limited-resource families
  • Gardeners

For More Information

For more details, or to learn how to get involved please contact Staff Support at (507) 304-4325.