Vanderburgh 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 Vanderburgh County Extension
vanderburghces@purdue.edu
13301 Darmstadt Rd
Evansville, IN 47725

(812) 435-5287


County offices

vanderburgh County Staff

Featured Stories

Featured Stories

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Indiana farm fatality summary stresses importance of farm safety

Purdue University’s Agricultural Safety and Health Program released the annual Indiana Farm Fatality Summary with Historical Overview, coinciding with National Farm Safety and Health Week.

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Upcoming Vanderburgh County and State Extension Events

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Extension Homemaker's Scribbles Newsletter

The Extension Homemaker's Scribbles newsletter is where you will find all the information for upcoming events, news from local clubs, and much more! The most recent issue and previous issues can all be found below.

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4-H Foods Project

Everyone likes to eat - so let's learn how to prepare those tasty foods. You will start will cookies and advance to yeast breads and other products. You will learn about the food groups and how to plan a well-balanced meal for the day. This...

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4-H Corn Production Project

If you enjoy growing field corn, this project might interest you. Learn about growing corn as well as insects and diseases that can reduce yields. Check the 4-H Handbook for complete exhibit details.

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Agriculture workshops for military veterans

Indiana AgrAbility, hosted at Purdue University, will share agriculture opportunities and resources for military veterans at two Veteran Farmer Workshop and Indiana AgVets updates this summer. Veterans interested in or already involved with...

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4-H Sewing Project

This project teaches basic sewing skills and advanced construction techniques. You will also learn about proper grooming, clothing selection, pattern and material selection, and choosing the right styles for you. You will be able to apply these...

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Vanderburgh County 4-H Clubs

This is a complete list of all the 4-H clubs in Vanderburgh County. You may contact any club you are interested in joining to learn more about their meetings and activities. These clubs are for youth in grades 3-12. Youth in grades K-2 may join...

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