Extension Does

Lawrence County

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.



Program Areas

Agriculture & Natural Resources

Community Development

Health & Human Sciences

4-H Youth Development

Contact Us

Purdue Extension-Lawrence County
924 16th Street
Bedford, IN 47421
(812) 275-4623


lawrence County Staff


Food, Fun, 4-H

Food, Fun, 4-H is a free at-home, family oriented, cooking program that will offer a once a month, Meal Kit during the months of May, June, July, and August.

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4H resource

4-H Enrollment is OPEN

Lawrence County 4-H enrollment is now open! Join today to get the most our of your enrollment for the 2021-2022 year!

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Animal Tagging & Weigh-in Day

Find current information on the happenings of 4-H Animal Tagging & Weigh-in Day on SUNDAY,...

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2022 Area 2 4-H Camp

June 3-5, 2022 - Country Lake Retreat Center, Clark County

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Nutrition Education Program

The Purdue Extension Nutrition Education Program (NEP) works to improve the nutrition and health...

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Area 2 4-H Adult Volunteer Camp

Have you ever wondered what 4-H Camp is like? Come to this unique adult volunteer opportunity...

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Law Co Cattlemen's Association

There are many benefits to joining the organization that you may not be aware of, but include:...

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Community Connections

Community Connections

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Annual & Quarterly Reports

Check out what Purdue Extension-Lawrence county is doing in your community! Our quarterly and annual reports are jam packed with data our educators and staff have accomplished within the last year.

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Upcoming Lawrence County and State Extension Events