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Purdue Extension: Expert Resources for COVID-19

Newsletters - Daviess County Extension Newsletters (all program areas) - updated 4/24/2020

April 24, 2020

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Purdue Extension-Daviess County

Ag and Natural Resources E-newsletter

April 20, 2020


Given Governor Holcomb's announcement on March 23rd regarding COVID-19, Purdue Extension is required to limit public access to

Extension offices. Daviess County Extension Educators are working remotely and still available by phone or email to serve your needs.

Please, call the Extension Office at (812) 254-8668, or email Luis A. Santiago at santiagl@purdue.edu.


Purdue Extension Events Update

Due to the continued spread of COVID-19 and the important need to slow this spread, this week Purdue University and Purdue Extension announced the decision to extend the existing ban on face-to-face events through June 30, 2020. A decision regarding July events will be made on May 15.


      Please click on blue underlined words for additional information.

     Ag and Natural Resource Events

      April 8-May 13 – Make Hump Day Hemp Day @ Your PC

      April 20 COVID-19's Impacts on U.S. Food and Agriculture Webinar-Center for Commercial Agriculture

April 23 & April 30 - Communicating with Farmers Under Stress Program-Online 6:00 PM-8:00 PM (EDT)

April 28 & May 5 - Communicating with Farmers Under Stress Program-Online 10:00 AM-12:00 PM (EDT)

[extension.purdue.edu/daviess]April 28 & May 12 -Learn Woodland Management Practices and Timber Marketing - Webinars 6:30 PM- 7:30 PM

Weekly –  Purdue Crop Chat podcasts




Apr. 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14Gardening tips for everyone


Online marketing strategies with low budgets series

Apr. 21-Saving time using social media strategies



April 16-May 28- April Small Ruminants Lunch and Learn Webinars Series. For more information contact Sara Dzimianski.

Starting April 28Livestock & Poultry 101 - A FREE beginner’s course to raising healthy livestock and poultry


News, Updates & Resources

         to work together to increase stewardship. Some pesticide labels now even require applicators to go to

         Drift Watch before making a pesticide application.  

         You can find the website here:  https://in.cropcheck.org/map


General Information








 The Master Gardener's Program scheduled to start in May

has been post-poned until August  

Thank you!


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