Indianapolis is in the running for the second Amazon headquarters. Indy is one of 20 cities on the list, but still, there's a chance. That's a $5 billion investment, with 50,000 employees at an average salary of $100,000.
Area livestock shows and livestock conferences in the state of Indiana. Check them out to increase your showmanship skills.
Last week, I wrote about hosting a potential Master Gardener program here in White County to gauge the interest level of such a program in the community. It is important to note that a Master Gardener class can benefit all experience levels of gardeners.
Check out the new publication by Purdue Extension Wildlife Specialist Jarred Brooke to find out more about management practices and common problems faced by land managers who use native warm-season grass stands for wildlife.
Can insects change coloration? This column describes how insects have adapted to change color and how humans have, in some cases, facilitated that change.
There has been much debate in the popular press lately regarding the role of timber harvesting on forest communities. Taking a look at several large-scale studies that have investigated the effects of tree canopy removal on amphibians and reptiles can help us understand what is happening to the wildlife in our forests..
Q. I'm concerned about the black sacs shown in this picture that are on a tree in our yard. I'm not sure what type of tree this is, but it is approximately 8 years old. The leaves turn purple in the fall instead of any other color. Is this an infestation that can be cured, or does the tree need to be removed? - D. L., Muenster, Indiana