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2016 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.



Spring Fever Garden Forum

Register now to attend the free Spring Fever Garden Forums to be held in April.  Classes will be held at the Lisbon High School from 6:30-8:45 p.m. on Mondays, April 4, 11, 18 and 25.  Bonus activities are included with free samples of seeds, spuds and gladiolus.  Pre-register by contacting the Ransom County Ext4ension Service at 701-683-6128. 
View the brochure . . .

If you are unable to participate in the hands-on forums at the school, the sessions are also available online from your own computer.  View instructions on participating on-line.

Archives of the sessions will be available after they have been completed.  View the archived sessions.


Youth Garden Workshop

Youth, ages 6-15, are encouraged to attend the Youth Garden Workshop.  The workshop will be held on Saturday, April 23 at the Community Room of the Ransom County Courthouse from 1-3 p.m.  Parents are encouraged to accompany their children to this free workshop.  Each child will have the opportunity to take some plants home after the workshop to grown and transfer into their own gardens.  Pre-register by April 13 by calling the Ransom County Extension office at 701-683-6128.

View the poster for more details . . .



Field to Fork Weekly Webinars

Join any of the free Wednesday Weekly Webinars offered by NDSU Extension Service.  Webinars will be from 2-3 p.m. every Wednesday.

April 13 - Facts and Myths About Food Preservation

April 20 - What to Expect: Food Safety Inspections and Audit Requirements

April 27 - What to Know About Food Labels, Ingredients and Allergens

To register visit the new NDSU Extension Field to Fork website at www.ag.ndsu.edu/fieldtofork and click on the register to attend link.  Please register at least 24 hours in advance.



Ag. Producer Update
In an effort to provide Ransom County producers with up-to-date information we are currently updating our database.    According to our records we are missing data information for your farm/ranch.  Please complete the online form to update your records.  Thank you.







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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