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Crop Science

Discover what it takes to change a pile of seeds into a profitable crop for eating, feeding animals or powering your car! Learn about the wide variety of crops grown in Minnesota, different uses of crops, soil fertility, weed and insect pests and how to control them. This science includes agriculture, food storage and business. New to 4-H? Get involved in the Crop Science project!

child and adult holding pumpkin

What you can do

Discover 4-H Clubs

Free curriculum from Utah State 4-H. Registration is required for download access.

Record keeping & evaluation


New to 4-H? Get involved in the Crop Science project!

Brad Rugg, State program director, science of agriculture & fairs

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