Knox 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.

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Purdue Knox County Extension

4259 N Purdue Road
Vincennes, IN 47591

(812) 882-3509


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Featured Stories

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Knox County 4-H Auction

The Knox County Livestock Auction will take place on Friday, July 25 at 5:30 pm in the Livestock Show Arena on the Knox County Fairgrounds.

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Youth Recipe Challenge Contest

Individuals in K-6th grade Individuals in 7th-12th grade Family teams (may encompass any age range k-12 from the same family)

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Newsletters

For information on upcoming programs for 4-H, Health and Human Sciences, and Ag and Natural Resources visit our newsletters below.

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Mental Health First Aid - virtual and in-person workshops; updated 10-13-21

Mental Health First Aid - virtual and in-person workshops; updated 10-13-21

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2020-2021 4-H Club Meeting Dates / Calendar

It is that time of year. Clubs are starting to have meetings. Some clubs have already set dates and while others have not.

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2020-2021 Knox County 4-H Handbook

If you have any questions about rules or regulation for Knox County 4-H Projects please check the 4-H Handbook. The link to the handbook is under "Related Files".

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Upcoming Knox County and State Extension Events

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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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