LaPorte County

Our local office is responsible in getting practical, university based information into the hands of our community members who need it.


The mission of the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service is education of Indiana citizens through the application of land-grant university research and knowledge base to develop youth and strengthen agriculture, families and communities.


We will be a leader in providing relevant, high-impact educational programs that transform the lives and livelihoods of individuals and communities in Indiana and the world.

LaPorte County Resources

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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Agriculture & Natural Resources
Community Development
Health & Human Science
Extension Homemakers
Nutrition Education Program
4-H Youth Development



LaPorte County Purdue Extension
2857 W. State Road 2
LaPorte, IN 46350
(219) 324-9407



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