Johnson 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 Johnson County Extension
johnsonces@purdue.edu
484 N Morton Street
Franklin, IN 46131
(317) 736-3724


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Featured Stories

Featured Stories

Field corn infected with tar spot. Infected plants display small, raised black and circular spots on healthy or dead tissue of leaves, stalks and husks.
Indiana corn's tar spot epidemic could result in significant yield loss

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.

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Upcoming Johnson County and State Extension Events

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Proposed Rule Changes to 4-H Council Sub Committee

Proposed Rule Changes to 4-H Council Sub Committee

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4HOnline and FairEntry information

4HOnline will reopen for enrollment after October 1. Please be patient and do not enroll or re-enroll until then. Current members: REMEMBER!! Your 4-H profile can be found on 4HOnline 4HOnline v2.0 is now in use. There are still a few...

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4-H Files

Record sheets are due in the Extension Office by July 1st for ALL Projects!! The 2021 Record Sheets are live and now available! Please make sure you complete the correct record sheet. Grades are determined by Jan. 1st, 2021. These record sheets...

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Scholarships and Awards

4-H Scholarships & Awards - Johnson County Indiana State 4-H

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Mini 4-H Information

Mini 4-H exhibits will be entered at Magill Hall, Thursday evening of "judging week" (the week BEFORE the Fair) between 6 pm and 7:30 pm. Check-in will be divided alphabetically by your last name. Look for signs showing you what line...

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2021 Johnson County Fair Open Class Exhibits

Do you grow flowers or produce? Enjoy baking or canning? Craft or sew in your spare time? Always wanted to see something you made on display at the fair? Then Open Class is for you. No age restrictions. All the rules and guidelines are...

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