The Purdue Master Gardener Program is an integral part of the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service and provides the residents of Indiana a chance to grow. Under the guidance and support of Purdue Extension, selected residents of a county voluntarily begin a training program specifically designed to prepare them to help others grow.
Below is the 2016 edition of the Northeast Indiana Farmers Market Guide, including Farmers Markets and farm stands (direct-to-consumer).
Here are some suggested lawn, landscape and garden activities for May from Purdue Extension publication HO-91-W, "Spring Garden Calendar," by Purdue Extension specialists, B. Rosie Lerner and Michael N. Dana.
Spring season is mole season, and a Purdue specialist recently offered advice on the biology of moles and tips for trapping moles. Dr. Brian MacGowan, Purdue Extension wildlife specialist, posted the following advice on moles in Purdue's Got Nature? Blog at: https://www.purdue.edu/fnr/extension/got-nature-blog/.
The following are links of interest for agriculture and natural resources related topics.
Noble County ANR news articles, news releases and newsletters
Noble County news releases and news articles