Floyd County Resources
What We Do
We improve lives and livelihoods by delivering tested and trusted educational resources. The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It's a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America. The Purdue Extension focuses on: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Human and Health Sciences, Economic and Community Development and 4-H Youth.
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...Read More
Upcoming Floyd County and State Extension Events
"Anybody Can Art" 4-H Spark Club, Grades 3-6, July 13-15, 2021 Sign up today (Monday July 12)by 3 pm.
Floyd County 4-H Showcase will have closed judging this year. This means that projects will be dropped off and 4-H members will not speak with judges about their projects. Please make sure all detail cards are filled out accurately.
The Showcase is for 4-H families only and not open to the public. 4-H Mini Projects (K-2nd Grade) introduces families to entering 4-H projects in the Floyd County Showcase in a non-competitive format.
2021 Livestock Showcase Information. Youth wanting to show livestock, but not in person should contact the Floyd County Extension Office.
The link below is for the Indiana State Fair Requirements. https://www.indianastatefair.com/p/state-fair/competitions--contests/4-h-projects-entry-book
The Sunnyside Master Gardener Association, dedicated to Helping Others Grow, has been serving the southern Indiana community since 1987. Providing volunteer service by sharing a common interest and love of gardening through educational programs...