Stay informed with Purdue Extension - DeKalb County's newsletter, "The Extension Edge." Find out what is happening in Agriculture and Natural Resources, Health and Human Sciences, and 4-H Youth Development. If you would like to have the newsletter emailed to you or to come by mail, contact the Extension Office at (260) 925-2562.
The DeKalb Co. 4-H Council is taking applications for "Tops In 4-H." Just follow the link below to get more details and the guidelines for applying. If you are a sophomore, junior or senior, you could win a $250 award. Check it out...
4-H Volunteers, it is time to re-enroll for the coming year so that you can sign your Adult Behavioral Expectations for 2016, update your contact information, and let us know you plan on continuing on as a 4-H volunteer.
DeKalb County 4-H is offering a variety of plants for sale to support DeKalb 4-H Council and the DeKalb County 4-H clubs. Order forms are due to the Extension Office on Thursday, May 5 and plant pick up will be May 19 at Nagle's Garden House in Auburn.
Please be sure to enter your animals in 4HOnline by the published deadline! Find the instructions on how to enroll DeKalb County Fair animals here!
News Notes To Parents is a publication of Purdue Extension in Northeast Indiana. Our goal is to support all parents, grandparents, caregivers and teachers with practical researched information that will help you get your infants, toddlers and children ready to learn, stay healthy and be active. More and more research supports that the first three years of life are the most critical in providing a learning environment for children.
FOODS - The Foods project is designed to help youth have fun in the kitchen as they prepare different foods, do fun experiments, and go on fact-finding missions. 4-H members will learn from the six major categories: healthy food selection, smart food purchasing, food safety and science, food preparation, food preservation, careers, and food around the world.