Arbor Day is the last Friday in April in Indiana; this year it is April 27. This date is strategically chosen to be right in the middle of one the best time periods all year to plant a tree in Indiana. Fall is also a good time. So, if you have been thinking about adding a tree or two to your home landscape, late April is a great time to do it! A Purdue expert offers some tips for you to increase your chances of success.
Landowners with goals involving management of ponds for fishing, or managing wildlife for conservation and hunting, are invited to an upcoming educational event hosted by Purdue Extension in northeast Indiana. Plan now to attend the Pond and Wildlife Management Twilight Meeting at Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center (NEPAC) on May 31, from 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Check out the April issue of the Extension Educator! There are many meetings and workshops coming up - check out the calendars!!
The following are links of interest for agriculture and natural resources related topics.
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.
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
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