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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 Steuben County and State Extension Events
See the link below for the 2021 4-H Project Information and Fair Book. All policies and all projects are aggregated into one large PDF document.
4-H youth interested in beef cattle will learn about selection, management practices, safety, reproduction, nutrition, marketing, and showing cattle.
Youth in grades 6-12 can join 4-H Jr. Leaders this year! If you are interested in exploring 4-H beyond the traditional 4-H fair and project exhibition, then maybe this leadership opportunity is the route for you! 4-H volunteers and the 4-H...
The 4-H Sports and Recreation project allows youth to showcase a favorite sport or recreational activity by sharing an aspect of the activity in a public presentation.
The 4-H Video Gaming and Computer Coding project will provide a platform for youth to explore the science behind gaming and coding and convey their findings as a public presentation.