On Local Government
Individuals involved in county and local government budgeting are invited to attend a video streaming session lead by Professor Larry DeBoer, Purdue University Agricultural Economics. Purdue Extension Floyd County will host a viewing site on Thursday, March 3, 2016 from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at the Purdue Extension Floyd County Office. The workshop is FREE. Bring a lunch and join us or watch from your personal computer.
Beekeeping
Do you have an interest in Beekeeping? Come and join the Purdue Extension Office of Floyd County and the Spring Valley Beekeepers to learn more about how to become a beekeeper. Class will be on Wednesday, February 24 from 6:30 PM-8:30 PM at the Purdue Technology Building. Cost is $5. RSVP to the Purdue Extension Office of Floyd County at 812-948-5470, or email Gina Anderson, ANR Extension Educator at gmanders@purdue.edu
Spring Lecture
Sunnyside Master Gardener Association Program in conjunction with the Purdue Cooperative Extension Service, Floyd County are hosting Spring 2016 Garden Lecture Series: Loving Your Landscape on Saturday, March 19th. Cost is $25 includes all 4 presentations, a continental breakfast and a light lunch. Registration is required. Seating is limited and registrations will be taken on a first-come, first-serve basis. Registration with payment must be received no later than March 11, 2016.
Be Heart Smart
Be Heart Smart Program is being offered at the Purdue Extension Floyd County Office. Two separate sessions are being offered: February 16th and 23rd (5:30 - 7:30 pm) OR February 18th and 25th (10:00 am - 12:00 pm). The Be Heart Smart Program is for persons who want to learn more about reducing their risk for heart disease. The program includes two hours of instruction, a cooking demonstration, and taste testing.
4-H Naturalist Spark Club
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Floyd County 4-H is offering a series designed to spark the interest of 4-H members in grades 3-12 to the elements of NATURE! Participants will learn how to tie different knots, work on survival skills, and help the wildlife by building bat boxes. Saturday*, Feb. 20th from 9:30 am-3:30 pm.
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Sunnyside Master Gardener Association is Helping Others Grow in Southern Indiana. Explore this website and the "Sunnyside Master Gardener" Facebook page to get the latest information.
Farming Together
Purdue Extension Farming Together Series is offering a workshop on Planning for Retirement and Estate Management. In this workshop, you will learn what alternatives you have to fund your retirement, how to plan for possible long term care, and how to account for sweat equity in the business. This is a two day workshop. The second day will be 1 hour family farm meetings with Farm Successions Planning Team. Cost is $150 for the first 4 family members, each additional member costs $15.

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