A workshop for new and aspiring farmers to learn more about high tunnels, hoop houses, food safety for animal production, beginning farmer resources, and many other topics. The free workshop will be noon-7:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 20 at Purdue Polytechnic-New Albany. The workshop is sponsored by Purdue Extension, Indiana AgrAbility, and the Local Growers Guild.
The 2016 Annual Clark County Farmers Appreciation Day celebration took place during the County's Fair on July 10th. The event was climax with the giving of awards to 4 deserving Clark County Farmers who have contributed a significantly to Agriculture in the County - The Heritage Farmer award, the Heritage Farm award, the Urban Farmer award and the Young/Beginner Farmer award
With the ever narrowing profit margins in farm family incomes and the unpredictability in productivity of age old farming practices, diversifying farm income in Clark County does not need to look too far - beekeeping offers that promise
Purdue Extension Health and Human Sciences (HHS) provides education to people of all ages in Indiana's 92 counties in food, family, money and health.
The Clark County annual vegetable gardening class series dubbed "The after dinner garden conversation" is here! Starting in February to September 2016, we would have a series of 8 classes, one class per month. Classes will take place at the 4-H Fairgrounds, 9608 Highway 62, Charlestown, on Thursdays from 7-9pm. There will be a fee of $10 for all 8 classes.