Want to learn more about local scholarship opportunities? Call Purdue Extension Warren County Office 765-762-3231.
Have you heard about 4-H and wondered how to get involved? 4-H is offering new opportunities that are Spark Clubs. There are no project requirements with 4-H Spark clubs - just fun and learning. If you become involved in a 4-H Spark Club, you are welcome to pick up other projects and get involved in another club but that is not required.
4-H Enrollment Now -
4-H Grows True Leaders! Youth grades 3 - 12 can now enroll online for the 2018 4-H. Youth in grades 2 may join Mini 4-H. Enroll and pay now, earning the opportunity to be put in a drawing for the chance to win a $25 gift card.Â Main Source Bank in Williamsport has donated funds to the 4-H Council to allow them to offer this opportunity.Â
Facts and Fiction about GMOs, Dr. Peter Goldsbrough, Professor of Botany and Plant Pathology at Purdue.
Learn How to Plant Natives, Chris Benda, commonly known as "Illinois Botanizer" and past president of the Illinois Native Plant Society
Topics: "Keeping Your Pastures Productive" and "Fencing, Water, & Grazing Systems Supplies." Keeping permanent pastures productive requires an assessment of what management components need improvement so that yield, quality and persistence are not compromised. In "Keeping Your Pastures Productive," Purdue Forage Specialist Keith Johnson will share how to keep pastures productive and the steps necessary to renovate pastures needing improvement.
What's Jr. Leaders all about? Junior Leaders is for 4-Hers who are in the 7th through 12th grade. The goal of Junior Leaders is to develop leadership skills while having fun and meeting new friends. One of the community service projects is cleaning a stretch of road for the state Adopt-A Highway program; another has been making and distributing 911 signs.Â We have meetings and programs throughout the year, along with many fun things including: Chicago, Whitewater Rafting and Much More.Â To co
Farmers and other business owners in rural areas can learn critical steps to increased energy efficiency in workshops hosted by Purdue Extension.