Agriculture and Natural Resources Department

As we continue into the 21st century, there’s an increasing need to ensure the integrity of our food supply, to maintain the health of our environment, and to strengthen our agricultural economy. At the University of Minnesota Crookston you can become a leader in the areas of agriculture and natural resources as you learn to balance environmental sustainability with the use of emerging technologies to enhance production. Explore our experiential-based programs and find out where you can make a difference.

Featured Upcoming Event

40th Annual Ag Arama
January 2015 | See what happened last year >>>


Upcoming Department Events

UMC Aviation Club Fly-In, Drive-In Breakfast - open to the public
Apr 19, 2015 - 08:00 AM

Pancakes and Ponies - open to the public
Apr 19, 2015 - 10:00 AM



Department News

Reflections on the people, places, and incredible animals of South Africa to be presented at the U of M Crookston on Tuesday, April 21
University of Minnesota Crookston Chancellor Fred Wood and wildlife biologist Dan Svedarsky will give a joint presentation on Africa, on Tuesday, April 21 at 6 p.m. in the Prairie Room, Sargeant Student Center. Chancellor Wood visited South Africa in December  2014...

Learning Abroad Trip to Brazil Shows Differences and Similarities in Agriculture, Business, Culture to Students in Global Seminar in Agriculture and Natural Resources Class
As instructor Chuck Lariviere looked at the list of students in his global seminar in agriculture and natural resources class and their majors, he began to adapt the planned spring break trip. Ten students with interests spanning all aspects of agriculture...