Hosted by Purdue Agriculture, Boiler Bridge is a statewide series of free, open-to-the-public events that help college-curious youth and parents learn more about all fields of study at Purdue University and showcase local Purdue Extension programs.
It is time to sign up for the 2016-17 Putnam County 4-H program! Overall, the process and fees are the same as last year. If you are new to 4-H or have questions, always feel free to call the office at 653-8411 to have your questions answered or needs addressed.
Purdue Center for Regional Development recently ran a report for Putnam County data. Interesting results were shared by Angie Abbott at October 25 Purdue Extension Putnam County Annual Meeting.
This page provides information about registration and upcoming event details for Area V contests.
The 2017-18 Barn Superintendents have been announced.
For all of those interested, the most highly requested resource from Purdue University has been updated. That resources is the Purdue University Farmland Value Survey data. To no surprise, land values decreased across Indiana. Declines were calculated to range from 8.2% to 8.7%. Declines of this magnitude have not been seen since the mid-80s.
Purdue Extension assisted local farmers in addressing the issues caused by the change in the agricultural climate through a workshop focusing on the various areas of farm management.