Three UMN Ag Ed Students make up 2013-2014 MN FFA State Officer Team

Congratulations to the 2013-2014 MN FFA State Officer Team!! UMN Agricultural Education is proud to have three students serve MN FFA during the upcoming year! Current Agricultural Education Freshman, Heidie Sloot and future Fall 2013 Agricultural Education students Brandon Roiger and Brooke Wente will serve as Sentinel, Reporter and Secretary respectively. Photography by:  Matt Addington […]

Student Profiles: Justin Crowley

Justin Crowley (Howard Lake, MN) Agricultural Education – Teacher Licensure Background & Interests Justin grew up in Howard Lake, MN working for his parents at their small business where they sold custom applied fertilizers and pesticides.  During high school he was in FFA, Knowledge Bowl, and NHS.  He really enjoys hanging out with friends, jet […]

Ag Ed Profiles: Sara Jensen

Sara Jensen Executive Office and Administrative Specialist Office:  146 Ruttan Hall Email:  sjensen@umn.edu Education: B.A. in Public Relations with Minors in Speech Communication and Writing from Mount Mercy University in Cedar Rapids, Iowa Background: I’m originally from Hastings, Minnesota.  I went to college in Cedar Rapids and lived there for seven years before moving back […]

Headed to Louisiana for Spring Break

Headed to Louisiana for Spring Break by:  Hannah Wilts As spring break nears, here at the University of Minnesota, we Agricultural Education Club members are getting antsy. We will be leaving on Friday to learn about Southern Agriculture specifically in Louisiana. Our group of 28 students, ranging from freshman to seniors, and two instructors will […]

Student Profiles: Kelsey Mussman

Kelsey Mussman  Agriculture Education – Leadership & Communications Animal Science minor Background & Interests: I grew up on a dairy farm in Steele County.  I was actively involved in 4-H, FFA and the dairy princess program as a Princess Kay of the Milky Way Finalist in 2012.  I participated on both the FFA and 4-H […]