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Purdue Extension: Expert Resources for COVID-19

Get Growing with Purdue Extension

December 11, 2020

Join Purdue Extension Educators for a 7-week live virtual program on commonly asked about garden topics. This program is designed for those that want to learn a little bit about how plants grow, common garden problems, how to grow vegetables, fruits, and flowers, and how to maintain your trees, shrubs, and lawn.


This online series will be conducted live on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 – Noon Eastern Time, from January 12 - February 23, 2021.


Program Schedule

January 12 - How Plants Grow

January 19 - What’s Pestering Your Garden

January 26 - Woody Landscape Plants

February 2 - Vegetable Gardens

February 9 - Flower Gardens

February 16 - Lawns

February 23 - Fruit Gardens


Pre-registration is required with payment due by January 5, 2021, 11:59 P.M. Eastern.

The program fee of $45 is payable by credit card on our secure server.


Enrollment is limited, so don't delay!


What you’ll need to participate:


High-speed internet connection. Computer or tablet. Credit card for payment. Desire to learn more!


To learn more about the program including refund policies, visit


To register for the program, visit


Questions about the program? Send an email to

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