Hendricks 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.

Contact Us

Purdue Hendricks County Extension
hendrces@purdue.edu
1900 E Main St, P.O. Box 7
Danville, IN 46122
(317) 745-9260


County offices

hendricks County Staff

Welcome to the Purdue Extension-Hendricks County Website!

You can find news and updates such as 4-H, Ag and Natural Resources, and Health and Human Sciences. 

 

4-H


ANR/CD


HHS

Extension Homemakers
  • Want to be an Extension Homemaker? Fill out the Registration form HERE!
  • Find Newsletters and Other Information HERE!
  • Hendricks County Extension Homemakers present Holiday Fest! 
    Friday, December 3rd from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find more information HERE!
General health and human scienceS
  • Ever wonder what is for dinner tonight?!?! HERE are a lot of recipes that you can use at home!

Featured Stories

Purdue Extension.
New 4-H Family Resources

Welcome to the Hendricks County 4-H Program! We are excited to have you join us! We encourage you to peruse the related files below to download good resources to assist you in this transition. Such resources include:

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Purdue Extension.
Hendricks County Homemakers

The Hendricks County Extension Homemakers will offer two $1,000 educational scholarships to qualified Hendricks County students to help further their educational goals. Applications will be available in the future for the 2022 applications.

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Purdue Extension.
Hendricks County 4-H Program

Enrollment begins October 1, 2021! The 2022 Hendricks County 4-H Fair is July 17-23

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Purdue Extension.
Hendricks County's Mini 4-H Program

We welcome you and your child to the Mini 4-H program. Mini 4-H is for boys and girls who are in either first or second grade during the current 4-H year. Mini 4-H is designed to supplement and introduce both first and second graders to the...

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Featured Story

Feature

Sprayer boom in action applying ag chemicals.
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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Upcoming Hendricks County and State Extension Events