Putnam 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.

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Purdue Putnam County Extension
putnamces@purdue.edu
152 E Columbia Street
Greencastle, IN 46135
(765) 653-8411



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Two deer in forest area with snow on ground.
Deer Season in Full Swing, FNR

Hunters have been busy preparing food plots, hanging tree stands and working on their marksmanship skills in hopes for getting that buck of a lifetime. The Indiana deer hunting season for 2021-2022 started September 15th and goes to January 31st...

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Upcoming Putnam County & State Extension Events

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Two deer in forest area with snow on ground.
Fall Time Fruits

There are many things that make fall time in Indiana great. One of those things is the drastic change in leaf color that can be seen while driving down the road. Another is the sweet, homemade goodies that can be made from fall time fruits.

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fall armyworm destruction
Fall Armyworm Attacks

It’s gone. They ate everything. Nothing is left. Those are words used to describe the destruction caused by fall armyworms recently in Putnam County and throughout the state of Indiana. So, what have these fall armyworms ate?

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Staying Scam Safe

People all around the world are affected by scams every single day. Are you prepared to react if you suspect a scam? If you are not, consider joining us for this scam program. This program will cover some common types of scams, provide you with...

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Mission Impossible or Possible: Can you eat healthy at the fair

Mission Impossible or Possible: Can you eat healthy at the fair? The fair comes around each year, and for many of us who are trying to make healthier food choices, lose weight or maintain fitness, eating at the fair presents us with a special...

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Shooting Sports-Firearms (2021)

Firearms - (Handgun, Rifle and Shotgun) Organizational Meeting - Monday, June 14th @ 7PM- Cloverdale Conservation Club

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Computer (2021)

There are three exhibit grade level divisions; Grades 3-5, Beginner Grades 6-8, Intermediate Grades 9-12, Advanced.

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