NDSU Extension Service - Ransom County


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2014 Ransom County Events

There are many Extension Related events and 4-H events scheduled.  Visit the Extension Events page and 4-H page frequently for up-to-date information on events.

Succession Planning Workshop for Farm & Ranch Families
This program is for families interested in shaping the future ownership of the family farm or ranch – the family legacy – whether that be transferring a viable business to the next generation or determining how to divide farm/ranch assets.   Deadline is December 1.  More information and registration . . .

Income Tax Management for Ag Producers
An interactive video program to assist you with year-end farm business decisions and retirement planning.  December 2 from 9:30 a.m. to noon at eleven different sites.  More information and registration . . .

Ransom County Soybean and Corn Plot Results
2014 Soybean pot results available now . . .


Nourishing Boomers and Beyond

Monthly sessions are available for adults age 50 and older looking for information and strategies to eat more nutritiously and be more physically active so they can reduce their risk of developing chronic disease. Sessions are beneficial to adults at any age. 

There is no charge for the sessions.  All sessions begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Ransom County Courthouse and include informational material, recipes to take home and healthful food samples.

Sessions are:

Brain Health - November 20, 2014

Managing Stress - December 16, 2014

Muscles - January 15, 2015

Heart - February 10, 2015

Finding the Truth about Nutrition/Health -  March TBA

Eyes - April TBA

Skin - May TBA

Bones & Joints - June TBA

Digestive System - July TBA





Extension Resources

NDSU Extension Service

NDSU FeedList
NDSU Yard & Garden Report

Ransom Co. I.C.E.

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The Ransom County Crop & Livestock Association supports  the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (NDAWN) System located at the Lisbon Airport.  NDAWN Website is updated every 10 minutes. 




NDSU Extension Service in Ransom County gives local residents easy access to the resources and expertise of North Dakota State University. Through educational programs, publications, and events, extension agents deliver unbiased, research-based information to Ransom County citizens. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site or contact us by email or phone.  The Ransom County Extension Service office is located in the Ransom County Courthouse in Lisbon.

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