Upcoming Events

Emerging Professionals Network at LynLake Brewery

Tuesday, June 21, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
LynLake Brewery

Mingle and network with fellow recent graduates at our next Emerging Professionals Network event at LynLake Brewery. You will receive a complimentary beverage, light appetizers, and enjoy access to LynLake’s awesome rooftop patio (weather-permitting). 
Cost: $10 for University of MN Alumni Association members; $15 for nonmembers | $15 at the door (if space available)

Learn more here.

Golf Scramble for Scholarships 

Friday, July 8, 8:00 a.m. shotgun start
University of Minnesota Les Bolstad Golf Course

Mark your calendars! The 13th annual Golf Scramble for Scholarships will take place July 8 at the Les Bolstad Golf Course. Sign up your golf team and help raise funds for CFANS student scholarships! Learn about all the ways you can get involved here. Keep an eye on our website as we update it with more details as the date draws near.

CFANS Sneak Preview Day 

Friday, July 15, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
University of Minnesota St. Paul Campus

Do you know a high school student interested in attending the University of Minnesota or learning more about CFANS? Don't let them miss out on an opportunity to learn more about CFANS at our annual Sneak Preview Event! This isn't an ordinary college visit! On this day, you will get to tour campus, hear from admission staff, Associate Dean Mike White, and faculty and staff who work in specific majors. CFANS will be providing lunch to everyone, and there will also be a resource fair so that you can find out many of the offices that students can leverage to make the most out of their undergraduate experience.

IDEAg Minnesota Farmfest

Tuesday, August 2-Thursday, August 4
Gilfillan Estate, Morgan, MN

IDEAg Minnesota Farmfest, taking place August 2-4, continues to be the essential farm show in the heart of the best agricultural land in America. Farmfest connects 35,000+ attendees with close to 600 local and leading companies for three days of education and political forums, field demonstrations featuring the latest technological advances in the farming industry, and networking. Join us at the University of Minnesota booth to learn about CFANS programs, 4-H and Extension, and a variety of relevant research topics. Learn more.

CFANS at the Minnesota State Fair

Thursday, August 25-Monday, September 5
Minnesota State Fairgrounds

Stop by the Agriculture/Horticulture building to visit the CFANS booth throughout the Minnesota State Fair! Stay tuned for more details on fun activities and ways to engage with CFANS faculty and Extension.

Save the Date: Celebrate Ag and Food Day 2016

Saturday, September 10, TBD
TCF Bank Stadium

Be part of Celebrate Ag & Food Day on Saturday, September 10, as Gopher Football hosts Indiana State. Attend the game and show your support for Minnesota agricultural and food industries! Keep an eye on this page and the Celebrate Ag & Food Day Facebook page for more updates, including opportunities to win tickets, purchase discounted tickets, and be a part of fun activities before the game begins.



CFANS State Fair