Johnson County will once again be offering a Purdue Master Gardener Basic Training Class. Classes are scheduled for Tuesdays from 6 pm - 9 pm, January 9 through March 27 at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Franklin, IN. The 12 week class provides gardeners with education on gardening and horticulture topics so that they can become volunteers to help others grow.
Start HERE!!! 4-H is the nation's largest youth development and empowerment organization, reaching more than 7 million 4-H youth in urban neighborhoods, suburban schoolyards, and rural farming communities. Fueled by university-backed curriculum, 4-H'ers engage in hands-on learning activities in the areas of science, healthy living, and food security.
For a family farm business to survive the decades, a farm family must plan the transfer from one generation to the next.
Purdue Extension Succession Planning Team hosts regional workshops for farm families.
One of those workshops is January 31 at the Johnson County Extension Office, Franklin, Indiana.
Who likes Tervis cups? Get your very own Johnson County 4-H Tervis cup today!
Johnson County 4-H STAR Fund Grant Application
The 4-H Star Fund provides financial support to 4-H youth members, 4-H leaders/volunteers and/or 4-H clubs for educational programs, community service projects, and 4-H sponsored trips, camps and conferences
Johnson County 4-H youth members, Johnson County 4-H Leaders/Volunteers, and
Johnson County 4-H Clubs
Local foods have emerged as a growing business sector across the nation. New jobs are being created in our local food system including producers, distributors, and new markets, such as food hubs and mobile grocery services. Consumers are very interested in buying local food and are driving the demand in grocery stores, restaurants, and farmers markets. Economic development is only one driver behind the local food interest. The consumers also demand a different food experience that gives them hea
Each year the Johnson County Purdue Extension Office provides an educational service to residents. Learn more about what Extension does for adults and youth in regards to health, agriculture, 4-H, sciences, natural resources, social development, nutrition, etc.