Lake County

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Ready for the next emergency
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The 2018 Purdue Extension Annual Report

All in a Day’s Work

Transforming lives and livelihoods every hour of every day.

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Recent Stories

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Prescription for healthy eating

Food Prescriptions for Better Health, a collaborative program offered through Purdue Extension, is exactly the prescription needed for flavorful and healthy food choices.

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Revitalizing small towns

Purdue Extension partners with the Hometown Collaboration Initiative, helping small towns capitalize on their potential to flourish.

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Eyes in the sky

Agriculture’s next wave is digital. That means data-driven diagnoses, forecasts, and assessments. Unmanned aerial vehicles are crucial to that toolkit, and Purdue Extension is setting best practices for farmers across Indiana.

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Encouraging Indiana’s future entrepreneurs

Indiana 4-H Youth Development has always grown the next generation of leaders. Today, that also means entrepreneurship. Purdue Extension and the Indiana 4-H Entrepreneurship Academy create opportunities for youth to dream big.

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Upcoming Events

Thu

21

Nov

Lake County 4-H Club Committee Business Meeting

Crown Point

06:30 PM

Fri

22

Nov

Nutrition Education Program -Eating Smart & Moving More lessons (Spanish)

Multiday Event

East Chicago

11:45 AM

Tue

26

Nov

Nutrition Education Program - Eating Smart & Moving More lessons (Spanish)

Multiday Event

East Chicago

01:00 PM

Wed

27

Nov

Nutrition Education Program - Eating Smart & Moving More lessons (Spanish)

Multiday Event

Hammond

09:30 AM

Thu

05

Dec

Nutrition Education Program-Eating Smart Moving More lessons (Spanish)

Multiday Event

East Chicago

10:00 AM