Marion 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 Marion County Extension
marionces@purdue.edu
1202 E 38th Street, Discovery Hall Ste. 201
Indianapolis, IN 46205
(317) 275-9305


County offices

marion County Staff

Featured Stories

Featured Stories

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Indiana farm fatality summary stresses importance of farm safety

Purdue University’s Agricultural Safety and Health Program released the annual Indiana Farm Fatality Summary with Historical Overview, coinciding with National Farm Safety and Health Week.

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Upcoming Marion County and State Extension Events

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Annie's Project: Farming in Indiana's Cities and Urban Fringe

This six-week course is a discussion-based, interactive workshop bringing women together to learn from experts in urban agriculture, production, financial management, human resources, marketing and the legal field. There's plenty of time for...

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2021 Lunch and Learn Schedule

Purdue Extension Marion County is excited to be providing monthly Lunch and Learns for our community! Below is a list of tentative topics, dates, and instructors for each month's programming.

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Meet The PEMC Team- Linda Adams

Linda Adams is a key member of our Nutrition Education Program. Her projects with the Chin Training garden and community are fantastic examples of Extension meeting the needs of our Marion County Residents.

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Marion County Extension AnswerLine Updates

Marion County Extension AnswerLine Updates

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Meet the PEMC Team- Barbara Rusin- Executive Assistant

Meet the PEMC Team- Barbara Rusin- Executive Assistant

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Purdue Extension.
2021 Lunch and Learn Schedule

Purdue Extension Marion County is excited to be providing monthly Lunch and Learns for our community! Below is a list of tentative topics, dates, and instructors for each month's programming.

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