Jackson 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.
The tar spot disease in field corn is causing concern this season across the Midwest, including Indiana. Purdue Extension’s field crop pathologist, Darcy Telenko, expects this year’s outbreak to result in significant yield loss.Read More
Upcoming Jackson County and State Extension Events
COVID Safety Plan for 2021 Jackson County Fair
Please open the file below for information regarding all you Livestock needs for 2021 fair!
Please see the File below for resources on how to enter your projects in Fair Entry!
The 2021 Jackson County Food Assistance brochure is a detailed listing of all of the available food assistance in Jackson County. It includes information on local food pantries, Little Food Pantries, School-based programs, Seniors and Adults with...