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.
Now that you've gone to the Beef and Dairy Beef Steer and Unregistered Beef Heifer ID Day, it's time to enroll your animal in the 4-H Online system. The attached PDF will walk you through how to enroll the animal in the 4-H Online system.
4-H is pleased to be offering a robotics encounter to area youth. Youth do not have to be members of 4-H to participate. The encounter costs $5 per session and any youth who attends all 3 sessions will receive a free t-shirt.
Youth will work at their own pace through a hands-on curriculum teaching robot design, construction, and programming using Lego robots. There will be beginner, intermediate, and advanced classes available at all 3 sessions. Youth are not required to attend all 3 sess
Area XI Youth Educators are offering an educational opportunity to all 4-H Volunteer Leaders and Junior Leaders in Area XI. The same program will be offered at three (3) different locations.
News Notes To Parents is a publication of Purdue Extension in Northeast Indiana. It is a very helpful resource for parents, childcare workers, agencies and anyone involved in the lives of infants and toddlers.
New for 2015!
Beekeeping has been added to our list of projects in 4-H this year! Check out what is involved with raising bees, beehive care, how to extract and bottle honey, and more!
Jason Henderson, Director of Extension, shared a sneak peek of a video highlighting the initiatives on which Purdue Extension will focus going into its next century of service (to educators at PDC). Click here to view this video...