Brown County Resources

What We Do

Purdue Extension is a service tailored to meet the needs of Indiana, needs we know firsthand. We provide the link between Land Grant research and Indiana citizens. In doing that we provide practical solutions to local issues. We provide information and expertise that's available in the form you want, when you want it. That's Purdue Extension, Indiana's home team advantage.

The Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service program areas are:

  • Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • Health and Human Sciences
  • Economic and Community Development
  • 4-H Youth Development

It is the policy of the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service that all persons have equal opportunity and access to its educational programs, services, activities, and facilities without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, disability or status as a veteran. Purdue University is an Affirmative Action institution. This material may be available in alternative formats.


Contact Us

Purdue Brown County Extension

802 Memorial Drive
Nashville, IN 47448
(812) 988-5495


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Featured Stories

Featured Stories

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AgrAbility helps people with disabilities find success in agriculture

The National AgrAbility Project (NAP), modeled after Purdue Extension’s Breaking New Ground Resource Center and hosted at Purdue University, is celebrating 30 years of making agriculture accessible for people with disabilities.

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Upcoming Brown County and State Extension Events

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July/August 2021 Newsletter

Please read the newsletter carefully as it has very important information about the fair and other events that are coming up!

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Open Class Handbook 2021

The Open Class Handbook is now available! Please read it carefully to catch up with project changes!

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May-June Newsletter

Attached is the May-June Newsletter. Please make sure to read ALL of the newsletter to stay up to date with very important information about deadlines!

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Fast Start Program

Attention ALL High School Students - Did you know Purdue wants to help you become a Boilermaker?! Giving Indiana students another pathway to #Purdue and offering their families the opportunity to save thousands of dollars. These are the goals...

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2021 Handbook

Attached is the 2021 Handbook. Please use it to reference for project guidelines and livestock requirements.

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Outdoor Adventure Series

Check out this awesome opportunity for Brown County Youth!

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