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

Extension Board Annual Lunch 'n Learn
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KIC Recertification-Private Applicators

Lawrence County KIC in partnership with Purdue Extension-Lawrence County will host a virtual learning program on Nov 4.

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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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Purdue Extension-Lawrence County Reports

The Lawrence County Extension staff has put together Quarterly and Annual Reports to show the impact we have made in our community from August 2019 through June 2021.

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Area 2 Junior Leader Retreat

This year's Area 2 Junior Leader Retreat: Level Up with 4-H Junior Leaders, will be held on November 5 & 6,2021 at Country Lake Retreat in Underwood, IN. Arrival time will be 5:30pm on Friday and Departure will be on Saturday at 4:00pm.

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Dining with Diabetes

Purdue Extension offers Dining with Diabetes Do you have type 2 diabetes? Would you like to learn more about your disease and how to live well while reducing your health risks? If so, Purdue Extension has a great program for you!

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Upcoming Lawrence County and State Extension Events