University of Minnesota Extension – Murray County Office

University of Minnesota Extension utilizes the research-based resources of the University to meet the needs and issues of citizens and communities in Minnesota.  Extension programs and information are available in six broad categories: Ag, Community, Environment, Family, Garden, and Youth.  4-H Clubs, 4-H Adventures, Babysitting Clinics, and summer youth activities are some of the youth programs conducted by Extension staff.  Murray County Master Gardeners organize an annual summer garden tour and assist residents with horticulture issues.  Crop and livestock programs are held annually in Murray County.

University of Minnesota Extension – Murray County
2848 Broadway Avenue
PO Box 57
Slayton, Minnesota 56172
Phone: 507-836-6927
Fax: 507-836-6155

The Murray County Extension staff:

Melissa Runck

Extension Educator / Ag

Margie Anderson

4-H Program Coordinator

Nancy Pieske
Office Manager

Attention Farmers and Landowners

The estimated farmland rental rates for SW Minnesota as prepared by the University of Minnesota are now available. Click on the following links or visit for local Minnesota Extension office for details.Click HERE for Farmland Rental Rates

Click HERE for Farm Land Prices

Click HERE for the Custom Rate Survey

Informational Weblinks:
U of MN Extension – Murray County
University of Minnesota