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.
The 4-H Enrollment period is October 1- January 15! Don't wait to enroll, and find more instructions here. Want to win a prize? Enroll before November 1 to have your name in the drawing. You can also get chances to win if you help recruit other members. Just email Lesley (email@example.com) to tell who you recruited. When they enroll, your name will be added to the drawing.
Did you know that in 2013, almost 600 Hoosier children died prior to their 1st birthday...more than 1 every 15 hours? Want to learn more about how to reduce the risk of infant mortality in your home, the homes of those you love, & our community? Register for the Indiana Safe Sleep Program on December 19!
Indiana 4-H has three exciting volunteer trainings coming up. Whether you are a seasoned volunteer or thinking about becoming a volunteer, we have a session for you. Topics will include Livestock, Science, Judging 4-H Projects, and How to Make the 4-H Experience Educational. Check out this post to find the best fit for you.
Did you know that Lawrence County is one of the top 2 most obese counties in the state? Know someone with skills in community organizing who can help our county identify & carry out strategies for improved nutrition & physical activity to reduce obesity? We have a JOB OPENING to do just that!!
Check out our running list of Open Shows and other activities. This is not a collective list, but they are the ones we have received information about. We will update this as we get information.
Ever wondered why birds are the color they are, or why they migrate south in the winter? Ever pondered ultraviolet light & why it is both helpful AND harmful to you? Have you thought, "What is the DEAL with recycling? Why do we need it, & what can I do?" Extension Educators team up to teach afterschool kids just that!