Whitley County Resources

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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.

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Purdue Whitley County Extension
geigert@purdue.edu
524 Branch Court
Columbia City, IN 46725
(260) 244-7615

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Swine Evaluation (Carcass) Show Discontinued in 2022

Note that Whitley County Pork Producers have discontinued the Swine Evaluation (Carcass) Show in 2022. It has been a pre-fair event for a number of years. A number of factors, including declining participation, led to the decision. Thanks to all past participants.

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Understanding Agriculture: Poultry

I won’t get into the philosophical question about what came first, the chicken or the egg,...

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2022 WHITLEY COUNTY 4-H FAIR

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Purdue Extension Master Gardener Program Seeking New Crop of Volunteers

If you want to sharpen your gardening skills and are interested in sharing that knowledge with...

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Plan to Attend Aug. 25 NEPAC Field Day

Purdue Extension in northeast Indiana will host a field day on August 25 for farmers and...

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Understanding Agriculture – Growing Hay

In Whitley County, as in most of northern Indiana, the predominant crops we grow include corn,...

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Purdue Extension to host June 21 Seed Treatment Workshop

Purdue Extension will host a Seed Treatment Workshop on Tuesday June 21 at the Northeast Purdue...

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