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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!

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Purdue Fayette County Extension
sruf@purdue.edu
401 N Central Ave
Connersville, IN 47331
(765) 825-8502



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Extension Happenings

Extension Happenings

Park Plans
J. Long 2nd Street Memorial Park

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.

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Featured Story

Featured Story

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Tight agriculture chemical supply, high prices could impact 2022 growing season

Supply chain disruptions and material shortages are fueling speculation about a herbicide shortage for the 2022 agriculture growing season. Bill Johnson, Purdue professor of weed science and Purdue Extension weed specialist, is encouraging...

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The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has put out a message for those who hunt!
"Hunters –
Help feed the hungry by donating harvested deer this season. After harvesting a deer, drop off your field dressed deer to a participating processor, who will distribute venison burger to Indiana food banks. The processing fees are funded through the Sportsmen’s Benevolence Fund. In 2020, more than 20,000 pounds of venison were donated.
Find a participating processor near you at sbf.IN.gov. "

Featured Stories

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Quick and Easy Soup Ideas

With the onset of cold weather, soups are a quick and easy idea for lunch and dinner,

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Tasty Holiday Treats

Try out these tasty holiday treats with your family. Our "Kids in the Kitchen" videos are a great way to create family traditions.

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Tasty Holiday Treats

Create some tasty holiday treats with these quick and easy recipes.

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Gardening in Containers and Raised Beds

Many gardeners choose to raise plants in containers or in raised beds. Those with limited gardening space and those who love patio accents find that containers fit the bill. Those with poor soil or poor drainage may find that raised beds offer a...

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A Matter of Balance

Have you turned down a chance to go out with family or friends because you were concerned about falling? Have you cut down on a favorite activity because you might fall? If so, A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls is a program for...

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4-H Newsletter December 2021

4-H Newsletter December 2021

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