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NDSU Extension

Contact Information

Brian Zimprich, Extension Agent

Agriculture & Natural Resources

Deb Lee, Extension Agent

Family & Community Wellness

Robbi Hopkins, Administrative Assistant

(701) 683-6109

Ransom County Extension offers a variety of services and programs.

Ransom County 4-H

The 4-H program is very strong in Ransom County with over 173 active members and 18 leaders. Members benefit from camps, contests, club activities, community service activities and individual goals.

Educational Opportunties

Throughout the year we offer workshops on livestock programs and farming practices. We also hold horticulture classes, parenting classes, health related classes, food and nutrition classes, and much more. We offer Private Applicator Pesticide trainings each year for recertification and initial certifications.


We host a variety of events throughout the year. Annual events include SE Judging Classic, Eco Ed for 7th graders, Harvest ND for 4th graders, Progressive Ag. Safety Day for 5&6 graders, and many 4-H events including the Ransom County Fair.

School Education

Deb Lee is seen around the schools each year teaching students specific nutrition curriculums. She also attends Southvalley Special Needs Preschool & Headstart as Chef Combo.


We offer a wide variety of information on canning, crops, livestock, finances, family resources, horticulture, estate planning, and more.

* Visit the Ransom County Extension website for more detailed information on events, publications and services.


204 5th Avenue West
P.O. Box 668
Lisbon, ND 58054

Fax: 701-683-5827

Office Hours

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Holidays and Closings information

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Fax: 701-683-6109