Jim Adkins, founder of the Sustainable Poultry Network, will be coming to present on sustainable backyard poultry July 2, 2016 in the Exhibit Hall on the Fairgrounds from 9am-4pm. RSVP required to the Extension Office by June 27.
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!
The Nutrition EducationProgram's mission is to increase the ability of individuals and families with limited resources to utilize their food dollars and stamps appropriately and to provide a safe meal environment. This mission is accomplished by providing free, informal, and easily accessible educational programs in the home and the community. These programs focus on developing knowledge and skills related to nutrition and meal planning; food purchasing, preparation, and safety; and resource m