Lake 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 Lake County Extension
2293 N Main Street
Crown Point, IN 46307
(219) 755-3240

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The Housing Market is Cooling Off

The Federal Reserve is serious about battling inflation. They’ve raised their policy interest rate from near zero in February to an average of 2.33 percent in August. Earlier this week they raised it another three-quarters of a point, the...

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Upcoming Lake County and State Extension Events

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ServSafe™ Training and Exam

Purdue University Extension - Lake County will be offering a ServSafe™ Training and Exam....

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Mastery of Aging Well

Purdue Extension is offering this series which explores practical, research-based solutions to...

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Fall 2022 Purdue Extension Master Gardener Basic Training

The Purdue Master Gardener Program trains gardening enthusiasts as volunteers to assist Purdue...

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Beginner's Guide to Grant Writing Fall 2022

With Fall around the corner, it might be time to learn more about or brush up on your grant and...

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Get WalkIN'

Walking is a popular form of physical activity - and good for your health! Are you looking to...

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