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.

Contact Us

Purdue Extension Putnam County
12 Central Square, Greencastle, IN 46135
(765) 653-8411

Location Address: 152 E. Columbia St.

Putnam County Staff

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Putnam County 4-H Fair Open Class

Featured Story


Purdue University, aerial view in the summertime
2022 Hovde Award nominees sought

Purdue University is accepting nominations for the 2022 Frederick L. Hovde Award of Excellence, which is given annually to a member of Purdue University's faculty or staff who has displayed outstanding educational service to rural Indiana.

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Upcoming Putnam County & State Extension Events

Featured Stories

Start Walking for Exercise

There are many benefits to leading an active lifestyle. Participation in regular physical...

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Program to Help Businesses to Become the ‘Employer of Choice’

In addition to the daily responsibilities of keeping an agricultural operation running, farm...

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Dining with Diabetes - Putnam Co.

Do you have type 2 diabetes? Living well with diabetes is a challenge. Would you like to learn...

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Inflation-Fighting Tips from a Rutgers Cooperative Extension Webinar

With food, gas, and energy prices at historic highs in recent months, American families are...

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Image of a sunflower

It is not uncommon to hear individuals talk about pollinators and/or a pollinator garden. ...

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Individual fishing in a pond

During the summer, Purdue Extension handles a lot of issues that landowners face. These issues...

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