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.

Contact Us

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

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How to Cook a Turkey the Day before Serving it

Sometimes it may be easier to prepare your turkey the day before you plan to serve it. Here is how to do it safely.

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Upcoming Lake County and State Extension Events

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Purdue Extension.
Be Heart Smart

Your heart beats nearly 100,000 times a day. That’s 100,000 good reasons to take care of...

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Emergency Contact Workshop

Do you want to be sure to have your emergency contact information available when needed?

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Healthier Holiday Baking

Purdue University Extension-Lake County is offering Healthier Holiday Baking a lecture-based...

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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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