The CAFO Regulation Study Committee's work continues, with consideration of regulatory tools and processes. Meetings are held 4-6 pm, in County Council Chambers, 440 Third Street in Columbus, and are open to the public.
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Drop-in Seed Planting
Master Gardener Intern Training turns gardeners into gardening mentors! Whether you have a little gardening experience or a lot, the program gives you a broad base for sharing skills as a volunteer in your community. Master Gardeners work with adults or children in a variety of learning events both in and out of the garden. Applications are available, and are due on August 3rd for the session that begins August 25th. Contact our office for more information.
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Make a difference in Bartholomew County! Join us at . . . All In: Building a Positive Community
Juicy ripe peaches, snapping fresh green beans, plump tomatoes, flavorful herbs...Make the most of our Hoosier Harvest by preserving it to enjoy throughout the year.
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Who will be the next Bartholomew County 4-H Fair Queen? Will it be you? Only if you get your application in before May 29. Here is where you can find the application.
CSA New Tech Community Garden
Bartholomew County has - at last count - about eleven community gardens! The Walkabouts give you a chance to visit one or more with a Master Gardener and ANR Extension Educator. We'll look at what's growing, how it's coming along, and what pests are active. Thunder cancels.
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