The Extension Homemakers Clubs are sponsoring an Adult & Youth Open Class in Home Economics at the county 4-H Fair. This event is open to any adult or youth (including 4-H members & others) who is a present resident of Clay County or who is a member of a Clay County Extension Homemakers or 4-H Club, if residing out of the county. The committee is urging all interested people to enter.
Clay County Indiana 4-H Fairgrounds map
The latest edition of the Extension Connector is now available. The October edition includes information about Spark Clubs, Movie Night, 4-H Enrollment, Extension Homemakers Programs, Bi-State Agriculture Programs, Farmland Rental, Boo Bugs and much more!
4-H members in Clay County will join with over six million youth across the country in celebrating National 4-H week October 4 - 10. 4-H youth development programs provide hands-on learning activities for youth in Indiana and throughout the country focusing on leadership, citizenship, and life skills. 4-H grows determination, confidence, teamwork, courage, and so much more in young people.
New Year, New Possibilities!
Another year is wrapping up and the new year is right around the corner.Â 2015 was another great year for Purdue Extension.Â We would like to thank everyone for your support and dedication to Clay County and Purdue Extension.Â We want to take time to thank Tammy Steiner the 4-H Youth Development Educator for all of her dedication to the Clay County 4-H program, she will be missed.Â
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Extension Connector Newsletter - August 2014
If you have grapes, then you should be on the lookout for black rot. Black rot impacts grape production every year. It is a fungus that infects young canes, flowers, tendrils, leaves, and fruit. Most individuals do not notice they have black rot until they see the dark, mummified grapes on their vines.