Purdue Extension 2022 Impact Report

Purdue Extension is your educational partner for life. The 2022 Impact Report shows how Extension delivers practical, research-based information and events for Indiana’s residents in agriculture and natural resources, health and human sciences, and community development, and trains tomorrow's leaders through Indiana 4-H Youth Development.

Recent Extension Annual Report Stories

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Managing Stress: Supporting The Agricultural Workforce With New Tools

Sam Gettinger, owner of Gettinger Family Custom Meats in New Palestine and Rushville,says the stress of working in the meat packing industry...


Indiana Poultry: Opportunity and Challenge Abound

Ranked as first in the nation for commercial duck production, second in production of layer and table eggs and third for turkeys raised, Indiana is...

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Extension Partnership - Expanding the SBDC Advising Program

An advisor from the Indiana Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Agribusiness Initiative can help. The service is one on one, confidential and...


Ready to Graduate - Indiana 4-H: A Partner in Public Education

Diana Dickerson, a veteran family and consumer sciences teacher at Mooresville High School, has long observed that even some of her academically...

Purdue Extension, Addressing Housing Needs in Rural Indiana Parke County

Addressing Housing Needs in Rural Indiana

As Indiana communities seek to increase quality of life and long-term economic growth, limited availability of a diverse supply of housing options...


Ready to Launch: Taking Small Steps to Prepare for Tomorrow's Giant Leaps

In collaboration with Arizona State University, University of Illinois, and University of Florida, Indiana 4-H received a grant from the...

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Creating Healthy Connections in Jackson County

Purdue Extension Jackson County health and human sciences educator, and representatives from numerous organizations at Healthy Jackson County...

Ready to lead

Ready to Lead: Preparing Today's Youth to Serve Tomorrow's Communities

The inaugural 4-H Day took place at the Indiana Statehouse on February 1, 2022, with a second group visiting in March. This event provides an...

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Purdue on the Farm

Purdue Extension’s Purdue On The Farm program, connects Purdue Extension with its clients and partners through four activities —...