Whitley 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.
Upcoming Whitley County and State Extension Events
Sometimes Mother Nature puts on quite a show, and I think Autumn color is some of her best work. The science behind the color is a fascinating study.
2021 Extension Homemakers Holiday Bazaar is November 6 from 9 am - 3 pm at the 4-H Center. If you would like to rent a space...see the link below!
Even though we’ve had warm weather recently, we all know that sooner or later we’ll awaken to sights of the first fall frost. Historically, when can we expect that event, and what are the chances of that event occurring before or after...
Have you visited an orchard lately? Local orchards may offer fun activities, gift shops, and of course – fresh apples and apple products. It may also be an opportunity for memorable family outings. Because of their personal love for apples,...
Every year the Whitley County 4-H Program has various awards and scholarships available for its 4-H members to apply for. Listed below is a description of each of these awards. Please see the related links to download more information and an...