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.
The October 2016 issue of the White County 4-H Newsletter is now available.
The time is here to enroll in White County 4-H for the 2016-2017 4-H year! The online enrollment window is October 1st, 2016 - January 15, 2017. Youth (4-H and Mini 4-H) can be enrolled using the 4HOnline system at https://in.4honline.com.
Does Creepy and Weird Science sound like fun? Are you in grades 3-5? Then, join us for Scary, Creepy, Messy, Fun, Hands-on Science! Spend a day with Indiana 4-H as we make our way through goo, grime, chemistry fun, and more! No experience is necessary.
The White County Soil and Water Conservation District is unveiling its new website, located at: http://whiteswcd.org/ Redesigned to accommodate increasing numbers of mobile users, the site can now be used on all types of devises, not just computers. Everything has been updated, simplified and made more user friendly. Along with the launch of the new website, the district is announcing its first Annual Photo Contest, with youth and adult categories in three subject areas: Conservation Practices,
The USDA is predicting record high yields for both corn and soybeans for Indiana and much of the U.S. corn belt. Indiana's average corn yield is forecasted at 185 bushels per acre, with total production at 1.04 billion bushels, a 26% increase from a year ago. Soybeans meanwhile, are predicted to average 58 bushels per acre with 329 million bushels expected to be harvested in Indiana, a 20% increase from 2015. Nationally, corn production is forecast at 15.1 billion bushels, an 11% increase from l
September is National Breakfast Month and September 26th in National Breakfast Day and for many people breakfast is a low priority or not one at all. If you think you are saving time or cutting calories by skipping breakfast, think again. Making a healthy breakfast a part of your morning can help get you on track to make healthier choices throughout the day, increase your physical activity, and help curb overindulging on convenience foods and overeating at lunch. A healthy breakfast replenishes