Porter 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

Porter County Purdue Extension
porterces@purdue.edu
155 Indiana Ave, Ste 301
Valparaiso, IN 46383
(219) 465-3555

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State Extension Featured Story

State Extension Featured Story

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Purdue Farm Management Tour to visit Tipton and Clinton farms

Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture and Purdue Extension sponsor the tour, which includes stops at three farms in Tipton and Clinton counties on July 19 & 20.

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Upcoming Porter County Extension Events

Featured Stories

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Shrinkflation

Purdue Extension - Porter County provides information about shrinkflation, a form of inflation...

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When Your Income Cannot Keep Up With Inflation

Purdue Extension HHS article offers some advice on how to handle these times of high inflation....

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Coping With High Inflation

Purdue Extension HHS tips on how to handle high inflation. There are four steps to handle high...

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Porter County 4-H Junior Leader Updates

Thanks to all who helped out around the fair this year. Your volunteerism truly made a difference...

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New issue of Garden Thyme now available

Hello summer! First dry, now wet, what will the rest of this unpredictable season bring? It...

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Garden Thyme Library - All issues

The award-winning Garden Thyme newsletter is now in its 5th year. The newsletter is a bimonthly...

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