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.
Please be sure to enter your animals in 4HOnline by July 15! Find the instructions for DeKalb County Fair animals here!
DeKalb County 4-H is excited to be holding their first ever Color Me Green 4-H Dash! The 1 mile fun run/walk will take place rain or shine Saturday, July 25th at 10am on the DeKalb County Fairgrounds.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - 4-H'ers can complete their poultry projects even though the threat of the H5 avian influenza virus will prevent them from taking their birds to the Indiana county and state fairs this season, says Aaron Fisher, Extension Specialist.
All static (non-animal) project exhibits must be entered online for Summer Judging between June 1 and July 1 at http://dekalbcountyindiana.fairentry.com.
Lost your directions? Need help enrolling your projects? Check here first!
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!