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2018 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.


Soil Health Cafe Talk

We invite you to join us for the Soil Health Cafe Talk that is scheduled in January.  Event will be held at the Lisbon Pizza Ranch at 11 a.m.

January 30: Join Abbey Wick and Dave Franzen as we share ideas on how to get the most out of cover crops and fertility along with salinity management.

No pre-registration required, just come and go as you please.


Marketing Club Meeting

The Ransom County Extension office along with Jason Enger, Bremer Bank and Stacy Erdmann, Ag Country Farm Credit Services, have been working toward an introductory meeting for a Marketing Club. 

Everyone who  is interested is invited on January 19 at 8:00 a.m. in the Community Room of the Ransom County Courthouse.  More information . . .

Contact our office if you will be attending.


Succession Planning Workshop

NDSU Extension Service has developed a new, more comprehensive, Succession Planning Workbook to help Farm and Ranch families develop a plan as they start the trasition to the next generation.

LaMoure Location:
January 23, 25 and 30, 2018
6 p.m.
200 Hwy 13 W., LaMoure
Contact the LaMoure County Extension to register by calling 701-883-6085 or email julianne.racine@ndsu.edu


Farm and Family Expo

Join us Tuesday, February 6 at the Ransom County Expo Center for this day-long event.  Breakfast is served by the Ransom Couny FSA, NRCS, and SCD from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m.  Check the schedule for the hourly sessions.  Vendor booths will be available all day!  Lunch is serve from noon-1 p.m.


Private Applicators Pesticide Training

Dates have been set to renew Private Applicator Pesticide Certification.  If your certification expires April 1, 2018, you will need to attend one of the scheduled trainings to maintain your certification.  Training dates . . .

Nourishing Boomers & Beyond

As we age, we may not be as active as we used to be.  Maybe we have put on a few extra pounds, or we've developed health issues such as high blood pressure or diabetes.  For more information on this series of helpful classes. . .




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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