Benton County Resources

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Purdue Extension Benton County is making a difference in the lives of Benton County residents through research-based education. 

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Purdue Benton County Extension
kmuller@purdue.edu
410 S. Adeway, Ste A
Fowler, IN 47944
(765) 884-0140


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Benton County Employment

Benton County Employment

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Part-Time Program Assistant

The Benton County office of the Purdue Cooperative Extension Service is seeking a motivated individual to become a part of our Extension team. The applicant will provide administrative support to the Extension Educators.

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Benton County Featured Story

Benton County Featured Story

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Long Term Health Seminar

Most commonly family members and friends are providing care for people living with dementia. This can be overwhelming and create physical, emotional and financial stress to families. Join us October 20th from 6-8 PM at the Annex in Fowler, Indiana.

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State Featured Story

State Featured Story

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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 Benton County Extension Events

Benton County Featured Stories

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Benton County Position

The Benton County office of the Purdue Cooperative Extension Service is seeking a motivated individual to become a part of our Extension team. The applicant will provide administrative support to the Extension Educators.

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2021 Benton County Fair Schedule

2021 Benton County Fair Schedule

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Cats

Any Cat project member may exhibit at the State Fair if he/she has completed the county requirements.

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Dog Obedience

The Dog Obedience manuals are divided into three levels according to the following breakdown:

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Horse & Pony

The Horse and Pony Manuals are divided into five levels according to the following breakdown: Level 1: Grades 3 & 4 Level 2: Grade 5 Level 3: Grade 6 Level 4: Grades 7 &...

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Sunflower

There is no State Fair entry for this project. Plant or care for two or more sunflower plants. Exhibits: (1) Giant Sunflower – one large OR (2) Small Decorative Giant sunflower will be determined by measuring the...

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