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Crop Science Project

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.

child and adult holding pumpkin


To get involved with the 4-H Crop Science Project, contact your county 4-H office.

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

All resources on this page have been reviewed by our faculty and included for their educational value. No endorsement is intended or implied. Minnesota 4-H does not profit from the inclusion of any commercial project resources.

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