Purdue Extension in Whitley County is offering a forest management and timber marketing workshop on Feb. 20 at the Whitley County 4-H Center, 680 West Squawbuck Road, Columbia City, IN. The free workshop will take place from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
The last couple of weeks I've been discussing Purdue Extension and land-grant institutions. This week we conclude this mini-history lesson by delving into the forming of USDA's Cooperative Extension System.
Private applicators are individuals who spray restricted use pesticides or apply manure from a confined feeding operation (CFO) to their own land. The license is active for a period of five years. Private applicators must attend three private applicator recertification programs (PARPs) within that five year period to keep their license active and avoid the need to re-test. No more than two programs may be attended for credit in any one calendar year.
Please join us for the fifth annual Garden Thyme Symposium in Whitley County on Saturday, February 24, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm, at Indian Springs Middle School, 1692 S State Road 9, Columbia City, IN
The following are links of interest for agriculture and natural resources related topics.
After years of experience, we know that some questions get asked frequently. These are the top 50+ questions the Purdue Extension office in many counties typically receive. If you have a question that you feel may be a common question relating to agriculture, natural resources, pest control, home lawn and garden, or other similar field, start here
January 16-18 Fort Wayne Farm Show at the War Memorial Coliseum