Starke 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.
Purdue Starke County Extension
108 North Pearl Street
Knox, IN 46534
George Brenn, president and general manager of Four Seasons Landscaping Nursery in Valparaiso, Indiana, immediately recognized a problem in a shipment of plants from a wholesale grower. Fifty Rudibeckia (black-eyed Susans) were infected with downy...Read More
Upcoming Starke County and State Extension Events
NWI Vegetable Growers Series- PARP Credits Available
A Purdue Master Gardener Basic Training will be offered to Starke and Pulaski County residents on...
August - September 2021 Homemakers Newsletter
Joining a new group or organization can sometimes be overwhelming at first. Learning the lingo,...
The 4-H Junior Leaders is recognized as a 4-H project to encourage older 4-H members to learn...