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

Open Ride Night - open to the public
Apr 27, 2015 - 05:30 PM

UMC Annual Bedding Plant Sale - UMC Community Only
Apr 29, 2015 - 04:00 PM



Department News

U of M Crookston Sophomore Joseph Wodarek, Six Lakes, Mich., Gets in Gear for USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships
It is hard to catch University of Minnesota Crookston sophomore Joe Wodarek wasting a moment of time. The double major in agronomy and agricultural business from Six Lakes, Mich., works in the library and in dining services on campus during the...

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 since...