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February/March 2023 Newsletter

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2023 Spring Break Camps

Join the fun at the Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds this Spring Break with our day camps! Each camp is open to youth in grades 3 – 7. Camps...

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Johnson honored for weed science research, outreach and teaching

Bill Johnson, professor of weed science in the Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, impacts a wide audience through his work. Effective...

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Invasive Species: Autumn Olive

One problematic forest invader is the autumn olive, Elaeagnus umbellata.

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ServSafe Class and Exam

Purdue University Extension - Lake County will be offering a ServSafe™ 1-Day Class and Examination. ServSafe is a food and beverage safety...

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Training session prepares private applicators for exam

Training session to prepare private applicators to take the core or category 14 applicator exams.

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Youth Garden Camp - Johnson County '23

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Hendricks County 4-H Camp

Hendricks County 4-H Camp


4-H Volunteer Resources

Volunteers are vital to 4-H programming. Without their endless support 4-H youth development programs could not exist. Volunteers host meetings,...

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4-H February 2023 Newsletter

Check out what is going on in 4-H with our newsletter!

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Ready to Lead: Preparing Today's Youth to Serve Tomorrow's Communities

The inaugural 4-H Day took place at the Indiana Statehouse on February 1, 2022, with a second group visiting in March. This event provides an...

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Purdue Extension Martin County Blast January 30, 2023

Purdue Extension Martin County Blast showcases the latest information on programs, events, educational resources, and opportunities!


La Porte County Master Gardeners

Master Gardeners - Don't forget to record your volunteer hours Here Visit the La Porte County Master Gardeners website for more details on...

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Washington County Sheep Association’s “A Taste of Lamb”

The Washington County Sheep Association is hosting their annual “A Taste of Lamb” event on Friday, April 21, 2023 at 6:30 pm in Salem, IN.

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Registration opens for the Ag Women Engage Conference

The 2023 Ag Women Engage Conference (formerly known as the Midwest Women in Agriculture Conference) begins on Feb. 22 at the new Terre Haute...

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2023 Ten Year 4-H Member Information

The 4-H Council is planning to recognize our ten year members in several ways this year. We need your cooperation in order to make sure you are...

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Twenty-Five Years of Extension Master Gardeners in Whitley County

You may have heard the term ‘Master Gardener’ or ‘Extension Master Gardener’ (EMG), and wondered what that truly meant. As...

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Capital Comments: Farmland Property Tax Misery Has Company

Farmland assessments for property taxes are going up.  So are home, rental housing and business assessments. Property tax misery has a lot of...

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Purdue Extension Martin County Blast January 23, 2023

Purdue Extension Martin County Blast showcases the latest information on programs, events, educational resources, and opportunities!

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H&W Column: New Year = New Stress

While we talk about the importance of stress management, it doesn’t always come as easy as it seems. With the New Year comes new stress. How...

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Horticulture Series is Coming Up!

Horticulture Series is Coming Up!

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4-H Club Resources

What is a 4-H Club? A 4-H Club is an organized group of at least 5 youth from three different families who meets regularly with adult volunteers...

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February Newsletter

Ohio County Health and Human Sciences, Agriculture, 4-H, and Youth Development monthly updates

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First Responder Training- Anhydrous Ammonia

First Responder Training- Anhydrous Ammonia


Considerations in Raising Small Backyard Flocks of Poultry


Deciphering Seed Catalog Lingo

Nothing can put pep in a gardener’s step like receiving seed catalogs after the holidays are over and cabin fever has set in. The vibrant and...



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