December at the University of Minnesota, Crookston brought the excitement and challenge of Agriculture and Natural Resources Activities Day. Students from almost 50 high schools will be on campus on Friday, December 7, 2012, to compete in more than 20 contests. The Ag and Natural Resources Day competition has been held for more than 30 years on the Crookston campus.
The day began early with registration for the equine contests beginning at 7:15 a.m. With contests ranging from horticulture and forestry to ag mechanics, livestock and sales, the day brought out the competitive spirit of students culminating in an awards ceremony. The contests were overseen by U of M, Crookston Agriculture and Natural Resources Department faculty. All activities concluded with the awards ceremony at 1:15 p.m.in Lysaker Gymnasium. View the day’s full schedule.
Note: Not all schools and/or individual winners are pictured.