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We at the Fayette County Purdue Extension are here bringing you scientifically based research, local programming and educational resources. The Purdue Extension focuses on: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Human and Health Sciences, Economic and Community Development and 4-H Youth Development. Check back for more information about county programming as we work to update our new website!
The J. Long 2nd Street Memorial Park is a collaboration with Purdue University, Fayette County Purdue Extension, Discover Connersville, Fayette County Community Voices and Connersville Parks & Recreation has been in the works since 2017.More information on Facebook!
Our native species have no defense against invasive plants that have been introduced here form other parts of the world. Incasive plants spread unopposed and are taking over your cropland, lawns, forests and parks.
Join us on Novemeber 6th, from 9 a.m. to Noon at Smalley's Lake in John Conner Park (391 South East Street in Connversville) to help clean out invasives out of an area in the park selected for public demonstration. Please wear durable footgear, long pants and long sleeved shirts. Water, insect repellent and gloves will be provided. Pruners, saws and trowels are welcome.
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Hunters have been busy preparing food plots, hanging tree stands and working on their marksmanship skills in hopes for getting that buck of a lifetime. The Indiana deer hunting season for 2021-2022 started September 15th and goes to January 31st...Read More
BQA (Beef Quality Assurance) training will be offered at the Shipshewana Expo Barn at 6:30pm on October 18th or 21st. Questions may be addressed to LaGrange County ANR Educator Steve Engleking at (260) 499-6334.
Sometimes Mother Nature puts on quite a show, and I think Autumn color is some of her best work. The science behind the color is a fascinating study.
2021 Extension Homemakers Holiday Bazaar is November 6 from 9 am - 3 pm at the 4-H Center. If you would like to rent a space...see the link below!