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State Featured Story

State Featured Story

Sprayer boom in action applying ag chemicals.
Tight agriculture chemical supply, high prices could impact 2022 growing season

Supply chain disruptions and material shortages are fueling speculation about a herbicide shortage for the 2022 agriculture growing season. Bill Johnson, Purdue professor of weed science and Purdue Extension weed specialist, is encouraging...

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Upcoming Bartholomew County and State Extension Events

Bartholomew Featured Stories

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Pressure Canner Gauge Testing

Fresh vegetables are ready to harvest and pressure can. Is your pressure canner ready?

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Doing Home Canning Right!

Take time to learn the recommended research based methods and have hands on time to try them. Two classes will be offered by Purdue Extension with limited space available at East High School, 230 S. Marr Rd., Columbus, IN from 6-9 PM.

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Purdue Extension.
Doing Home Canning Right!

Home canning has grown in popularity, but the methods you may remember "Grandma" using may not be what we know to be the best practices now and may not even be safe!

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Purdue Extension.
Doing Home Canning Right!

Home canning has grown in popularity, but the methods you may remember "Grandma" using may not be what we know to be the best practices now and may not even be safe!

Read More
Purdue Extension.
Doing Home Canning Right!

Home canning has grown in popularity, but the methods you may remember "Grandma" using may not be what we know to be the best practices now and may not even be safe!

Read More
Purdue Extension.
Doing Home Canning Right!

Home canning has grown in popularity, but the methods you may remember "Grandma" using may not be what we know to be the best practices now and may not even be safe!

Read More