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Paul Aakre

Assistant Professor (retired)
Agriculture and Natural Resources Department
(218) 281-8104

Research Interests

  • Precision Agriculture

  • Power and Machinery

Awards, Distinctions, and Honors

Educational Background

  • M.S. Degree in Ag Mechanization, NDSU, Fargo, ND

  • B.S. Degree in Ag Education, NDSU, Fargo, ND

  • A.A.S. Degree in Agriculture, U of M, Crookston, 1970

Professional Memberships

  • ASAE (American Society of Ag Engineers)



Retired in May 2018.

In the News

January 2, 2018
The University of Minnesota Crookston will host the 43rd annual Ag Arama on Friday and Saturday, January 26-27, 2018. This year’s Ag Arama is dedicated to Assistant Professor Paul Aakre who has taught agriculture on campus for more than 40 years. This year’s theme for the weekend is “Never Going Outta Style.”
May 11, 2016
Celebrating excellence and service by faculty and staff, UMC Faculty and Staff Day was held Tuesday, May 10, in Bede Ballroom.