Harrison 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.  Purdue Extension focuses on Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community Development, Health and Human Sciences, 4H Youth Development.

Our educators are here to help you find answers and understanding related to these program areas. You can contact us with questions Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm by phone, email, or just stop by our office at 247 Atwood Street in Corydon. Our office also offers many services, programs, and educational opportunities, as well as partnerships with community organizations.

Educational Opportunities Include:

  • Soil Sample Analysis
  • Harrison County Extension Homemakers
  • Plant and Insect ID
  • Community Wellness/SNAP Ed
  • 4-H Minis (Grades K-2)
  • 4-H Membership (Grades 3-12)
  • ServeSafe Food Handler and Manager Certification
  • Harrison County Master Gardeners
  • Health, Family, and Nutrition Education
  • Native Habitat Alliance
  • Pressure Canner Testing
  • Plant Pest and Disease Diagnostic
  • Ag Day
  • Conflict Management Training
  • Harrison County Cattleman's Association
  • Money Management
  • Pesticide Applicator Certification
  • Dining With Diabetes Classes
  • Master Gardener Workshops, Plants Sales, Guest Speakers

Explore Our Program Areas

4-H Youth Development

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Health and Human Sciences

Community Development


Contact Us

Purdue Extension Harrison County


247 Atwood Street

Corydon, IN 47112




By clicking the button below, you can view a brief overview of Purdue Extension, what we do for the citizens of Indiana, and how we are Indiana's educational partner for life.


2023 Office Closings

2023 Office Closings

2023 Extension Office Closings

Please view the Extension Office's Closings for the 2023 year

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Linda Jo Flock Harrison County Purdue Extension Office

Linda Jo Flock Harrison County Purdue Extension Office

Linda Flock
Linda J. Flock Dedication

Saturday, April 15th, more than 100 friends, family, and community members gathered to honor longtime Harrison County Extension staff member, Linda Jo Flock, by dedicating the Purdue Extension Building in her honor.

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Harrison County Programs, Services, and Events

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My Oh My! It's Cherry Pie!

The Harrison County Extension Homemakers will be hosting the annual Pie Contest and Auction...

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Homecomers Hall at the County Fair

Check-in for the open show projects is in the Homecomers Hall at the Harrison County Fairgrounds...

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Master Gardeners: Spring Workshop

Harrison County Master Gardeners Spring Workshop held Saturday April 22nd was very successful....

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Mastering Home Food Preservation

Great opportunity for anyone interested in Mastering Home Food Preservation!

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Extension Board Annual meeting

On March 15th, we had the pleasure to interact with both new and familiar faces at our Annual...

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Empower Me To Be Clutter Free: Session 3

With Spring Cleaning season approaching, Empower Me To Be Clutter Free- Session 3 is your next...

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South Central 4-H After School Enrichment Program-March

During the month of March, South Central 4-H After School Enrichment Program focused on Animal...

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Milk Quality and Products Career Development Event

Congratulations to those who participated in the Milk Quality and Products Career Development Event!

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Leather Craft Workshop

The Leather Craft Workshop on February 18th as a huge success.

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Purdue CARET Legislative Luncheon

The 2023 Purdue CARET Legislative Luncheon took place on January 12, 2023.

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Soil Sample Testing

See the changes made to the Soil Sample Testing for 2023

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Where Does Your Money Go?

WDYMG is a two session program designed to help consumers better understand how they spend their...

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