Celebrating Minnesota Agriculture

Agriculture is Minnesota’s second-largest industry, behind manufacturing. Agriculture represents over 342,000 jobs (10% of Minnesota jobs) and billions of dollars in our state.

Whether you live in the city or country, it’s a sure bet many of your friends or neighbors rely on agriculture for jobs.


What is it?

Corn - What Is It
  • Answer
  • Corn! One ear of corn has about 16 rows and 800 kernels. The number of rows is always an even number.



Cows have a strong sense of smell. They can smell something up to six miles away!


What is a scarecrow's favorite fruit?

  • Answer
  • Straw-berries!