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 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

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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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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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Educational Program - Staying Healthy While Traveling

It is easy for our lifestyles to change when traveling. Due to a shift in routine, it can even...

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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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ServSafe Training

The ServSafe Food Handler course is for anyone who needs basic food safety and food handling...

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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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HHS Program Calendars
HHS Monthly Program Calendars

View/download monthly HHS program calendars.

HHS Program Calendars

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