2016 Northeast Indiana Farmers' Market Guide
Junior Leaders and adult volunteers gathered recently for the third annual Iron Chef Allen County 4-H competition. Participants learned about food science, healthy living, and teamwork.
The Purdue Extension Office in Allen County is offering Preserving Nature's Bounty workshop for those individuals interested in canning, freezing, and drying food safety at home. The May 17 program will be held at 1 pm in the Allen County Extension Office, 4001Crescent Avenue, Fort Wayne, IN.
The gardening project introduces youth to vegetable gardening. You will learn about planning a vegetable garden, planting, fertilizing, different vegetable pests, harvesting, storage techniques, and careers.
The Master Gardener Program is one way that the Purdue Cooperative Extension Service puts knowledge to work and helps people grow throughout Indiana. The Master Gardener Program helps gardeners grow by providing them with intensive training in horticultural principles.
Allen County 4-H Swine Project
The 4-H goat educational program and related activities (such as workshops, tours) provide youth a fun and hands-on learning experience which develops both goat subject skills (such as nutrition, housing, and health care) and life skills (such as responsibility, decision-making, nurturing, and communications). It is divided into Dairy Goat and Meat Goat.