Elkhart County

Purdue Extension Elkhart County offers programs in agriculture, health and human sciences, 4-H youth development, and economic community development.



Agriculture & Natural Resources  
Health & Human Sciences  
Community Development 

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Purdue Extension Elkhart County 
17746 County Road 34 Ste E
Goshen, IN 46528
(574) 533-0554

Elkhart County Staff

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4-H Clover
4-H Information

Club information, project manuals, Mini 4-H information, newsletters, and more!


Ten Year Senior Spotlight

Congratulations to our graduating seniors who completed 10 years in the 4-H program!

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Elkhart County Extension Homemakers

Elkhart County Extension Homemakers

Elkhart County Extension Homemakers

View information on educational programs, heritage skills classes, Coffee Cup newsletters, EH forms, Elko Retreat, Fair information, Volunteer Community Support, and more!

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Recent Articles

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H&W Column: Intuitive Eating vs. Fad Diets

Did you know that over ninety-five percent of fad diets fail at some point? You may be asking,...

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Educational Program - Zoom 101

Do you Zoom? Would you like to know more about its basic features and how to interact with...

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Food Preservation Safety

The invention of the freezer is incredibly helpful when it comes to protecting foods and...

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Master Gardener Class Announced for Fall 2022

I am excited to announce there will be a Purdue Extension Master Gardener class held in person in...

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H&W Column: Meat Managing

Have you ever wondered if you are handling meat properly? Some meats should be kept separate from...

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Eat the Rainbow

It is tremendously important for individuals of all ages to maintain a nutritious diet. Make sure...

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Open Class Home & Family Arts

Download booklet, see contest rules, and view contest results.

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Food Safety & Preservation
Food Safety & Preservation

View and download various food safety and preservation publications.

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Health & Human Sciences Programs
Health & Human Sciences Programs

View our upcoming health and human sciences programs.

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Join Our Team!

We are currently accepting applications for our HHS and 4-H Educator positions!

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Upcoming Elkhart County and State Extension Events