Blackford County Resources

What We Do 

The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It's a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America. The Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service program areas are: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Health and Human Sciences, Economic and Community Development, and 4-H Youth Development.

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Purdue Blackford County Extension
piercy0@purdue.edu
111 W. Washington Street
Hartford City, IN 47348
(765) 348-3213


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Indiana farm fatality summary stresses importance of farm safety

Purdue University’s Agricultural Safety and Health Program released the annual Indiana Farm Fatality Summary with Historical Overview, coinciding with National Farm Safety and Health Week.

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Upcoming Blackford County and State Extension Events

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Combine harvesting soybeans
Annie's Project: Farming in Indiana's Cities and Urban Fringe

This six-week course is a discussion-based, interactive workshop bringing women together to learn from experts in urban agriculture, production, financial management, human resources, marketing and the legal field. There's plenty of time for...

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4-H Calendar

The Extension Office is open Monday thru Friday 8am to 4pm.

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Mini 4-H Blackford County

Blackford County Mini 4-H is for youth in grades K - 2. It is FREE! There are no meetings! It is activities that an adult or older sibling can help the younger child do. They have the opportunity to exhibit at the Blackford County 4-H Fair. ...

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Become a Certified UAV Pilot

Become a certified UAV Pilot. Blackford County Class being offered February 9, 2021 thru February 12, 2021. Register at https://www.cvent.com/d/v7qt3v

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4-H Electric Project

4-H Electric Project

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4-H Cake Decorating Project

4-H Cake Decorating Project

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