Hosted by Purdue Agriculture, Boiler Bridge is a statewide series of free, open-to-the-public events that help college-curious youth and parents learn more about all fields of study at Purdue University and showcase local Purdue Extension programs.
If you want to honor the family while building and transitioning your family farm business, there are important decisions and actions to take. This upbeat, interactive workshop, presented by Jolene Brown, CSP, will provide information about successful leaders and managers of legacy farms/businesses. Jolene's presentation, "The Positives of Passing It On," will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2016.
For residents not working in the tree industry, chain saw accidents are regular and deadly according to statistics collected monthly by the Tree Care Industry Association. Those who find rewards in cutting trees or firewood on their own land can protect themselves by understanding best practices for safety,
Program for all families with youth between the ages of 10-14. This is a 7 week program that meets once a week. It was rated #1 out of 6,000 programs by the World Health Organization for prevention programs that prevent long-term effects on substance abuse and misuse.
Check out the September/October Newsletter! There is a lot of new information about fall programs as well as some highlights from our 2016 Jackson County Fair. Coming soon to mailboxes!
Join us to learn about Engineering, 3D Printing Pens, HEXBUG Nano Robots, and LEGO Robotics!
Join us to exercise, walk, hike, and learn how to make healthy snacks! It is sure to be a fun six weeks. Youth who participate in at least 4 sessions will receive a 4-H water bottle!