We would like to invite farmers, land owners, input suppliers, agribusiness managers, or anyone interested in learning more about making better agricultural business decisions to our 2016 Agricultural Program on Tuesday, September 15 at 7:30 a.m. Breakfast will be provided. This is a free event but pre-registration is required by September 11th.
The annual meeting of the Hendricks County 4-H and Agricultural Fair Association, Inc. will be held on Monday, September 28th at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds. The purpose of this meeting will be to elect directors to represent specified geographic areas on the fair board. All Hendricks County residents 18 years old or over are eligible to cast a ballot in this election.
The Purdue Master Gardener Program provides an opportunity for Indiana residents to increase their knowledge on a variety of horticultural subjects. The mission of the program is to provide research-based information and assistance in the areas of gardening and home horticulture through the use of trained and certified volunteers. Check out this page to learn more about the Hendricks County Master Gardener Association, and find out about gardening programs around the state!
Stay up to date with 4-H! Check out our recent newsletters here!
4-H'ers: this page is a great resource for you! It's your one-stop shop for everything 4-H, including the 4-H handbook, club leader information, record sheets, frequently asked questions and more! Online enrollment for 2016 will open October 1st, 2015. The 2016 Hendricks County 4-H Fair is July 17-23.
RT2 is a local program that takes place during the week of the county fair. It is designed to promote literacy, nutrition and agriculture to youth in pre-K through 1st grade. You can watch our program in action here, as well as sign up for the RT2 Book Club to receive a monthly newsletter!
The Indiana Extension Homemakers Association strives to strengthen homes and families through continuing education, leadership development and volunteer community support. The Hendricks County Extension Homemakers offer scholarships and a monthly teacher grant to Hendricks County educators. You can view this page to download an application, recent newsletters and learn more about upcoming events.