St. Joseph County Resources

Purdue Extension - St. Joseph County offers programs in agriculture, health and human sciences, 4-H youth development, and economic community development.




4-H & Youth development

Agriculture & Natural Resources

Health & Human Sciences

Nutrition Education Program


Contact Us:


Purdue Extension - St. Joseph County

125 S. Lafayette Blvd. 2nd Floor

South Bend, IN 46601

(574) 235-9605

Open Monday thru Friday 8-4:30pm


For More Information

For more information or to join the St. Joseph County Homemakers please call The Homemaker's President: Diana Kuhn at 574-209-3533.

Are any of our programs that we provide Free?  

Some are and some are not.  We are Non-profit, so

Home Preservation
Home Preservation

View and Download various Food Safety and Preservation Publications.


We also sell "Complete Guide to Home Canning" in our office for $20.00.  Call us to make sure we have some in stock at 574-235-9605.  

If you are in need of Pressure Gauge testing please contact Karen Richey at Purdue Extension Marshall County 574-935-8545.  We are unable to test at this time. 

4-H  Calendar
St. Joseph County 4-H Calendar

This Calendar is updated DAILY.  It holds all 4-H meetings, celebrations, judgings, and events held via Zoom, on and off the 4-H Fairgrounds.  


Rolling Prairie CoAlliance Meeting - PARP/CCH Credits available

When: Tuesday December 7th, 2021 9:00AM-12:00PM CENTRAL.

Where: Monroe's Crossing Inc. 7038 N. Chicago Rd. New Carlisle, IN 46552

See Link for more details!


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