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.
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.
Individuals in K-6th grade Individuals in 7th-12th grade Family teams (may encompass any age range k-12 from the same family)
For information on upcoming programs for 4-H, Health and Human Sciences, and Ag and Natural Resources visit our newsletters below.
Mental Health First Aid - virtual and in-person workshops; updated 10-13-21
It is that time of year. Clubs are starting to have meetings. Some clubs have already set dates and while others have not.
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".
Upcoming Knox County and State Extension Events
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...Read More