Perry County Resources
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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.
Supply chain disruptions and material shortages are fueling speculation about a herbicide shortage for the 2022 agriculture growing season. Bill Johnson, Purdue professor of weed science and Purdue Extension weed specialist, is encouraging...Read More
Upcoming Perry County and State Extension Events
Are you stuck in a meal-time rut? If you'd like easy recipes that utilize in-season produce sent right to your email inbox, join our Recipe Refresh club! You will receive and email once per month that includes recipes along with a video...
Purdue Extension in Perry County publishes a bimonthly print newsletter. PDF copies of that newsletter are available here. Electronic newsletters are emailed on the alternate months. If you wish to receive either the print or electronic...
The 2021 Area III Performing Arts Contest was conducted virtually. The program contains links for the performances and the results for each category. Congratulations to all of these talented 4-H'ers!!
Check out the redesigned 4-H Handbook. This is your guide to a successful 4-H year. Reading this handbook will help you learn about opportunities in 4-H and prepare for a successful fair.
Purdue Extension, Perry County held their annual meeting on Thursday, November 12. HHS Educator Megan Jasperson shared a presentation on "What to do when your income drops." View the recording here.