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Science of Agriculture Challenge

For donors and industry partners

Connecting youth to careers

The first program of its kind, Minnesota 4-H’s Science of Agriculture Challenge ignites excitement about agriculture, increases agriculture science literacy and expands the pipeline of youth pursuing agricultural careers. The challenge directly connects youth with agriculture related businesses, experts and potential career paths.

The Science of Agriculture Challenge focuses on building the future workforce today. Participants in the challenge develop 21st century skills such as critical thinking, scientific and engineering thinking, team-building, leadership development and communication skills.

Reasons to support the program

Donor and agriculture-related partner benefits


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Michael Compton
Director, Science of Agriculture and STEM


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