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


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Lawrence County Cattlemen's Annual Meeting

The Lawrence County Cattlemen's Board of Directors would like to invite you to the 2022 Annual Meeting. The meeting will be held on Saturday, February 4 at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Mitchell starting at 6:00pm.

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4H resource

4-H Enrollment is OPEN!

Lawrence County 4-H enrollment is OPEN! Join and get the most our of your enrollment for the 2022-2023 year!

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Mark your calendars! The Lawrence County Fair Board has set 2023 fair dates!

July 8-15, 2023

2023 fair dates 2023 Lawrence County 4-H Fair Dates



ServSafe Food Protection Manager is their highest certification. The full 1-day training includes...

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Parks Outdoor Series

In partnership with Purdue Extension, US Forest Service, Lawrence County Soil & Water, and...

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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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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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2023 4-H Camp Counselor Applications

Want to spend a weekend enjoying 4-H Camp and helping Campers leave with a rewarding experience?...

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Indiana PREPared Winter Weather Education

With the possible winter storm and bitter cold temperatures arriving later this week, the Indiana...

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Community Connections

Community Connections

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