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How Did Your Plants Fare This Winter?

With lawns greening up, we’ll soon take that first really observant stroll through the home landscape and conduct our first lawn mowing. Did...

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Knox County Adult Mental Health First Aid for Rural Communities

Purdue Extension Knox County is presenting Adult Mental Health First Aid for Rural Communities on June 28 & June 29, 2023 from 8:30 am to 1:30...


Knox County ServSafe Food Manager 1-Day Class & Examination

Purdue Extension Knox County is presenting a ServSafe Food Manager 1-Day Class & Examination on June 2, 2023 from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm. This...

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Learn to Prune Trees Correctly and Recognize Risk Factors

Do you have pruning anxiety? Have you wondered what to do about tree branches that just don’t look right? Purdue Extension in Whitley County...

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Knox County Babysitting Training

Purdue Extension-Knox County is presenting a Babysitting Training on June 13, 2023 from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. This will take place a the Knox County...

Spring Newsletter

April - June Extension Express

In this Newsletter is information concerning Ag Day & 4-H Funfest, Basketry meetings, and 4-H Livestock information. Projects of the Year and...

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Indiana families prepare the next generation for the future of their farm operations

As Indiana farm families face the issue of transferring the farm to the next generation of operators, the need for information and resources has...

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4-H Camp

4-H'ers in grades 3 - 6 can register for 4-H camp to be held June 7 - 9 at Camp Tecumseh.

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Indiana Livestock Quality Care

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Purdue Extension Shared 17-Year Cicada Outbreak Information and Resources with Thousands Across Indiana

Once every 17 years, millions of cicadas per acre crawl out of the ground and climb into trees, where they spend an entire month screaming louder...

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Purdue Extension specialist brings updated management techniques to fields and orchards

George Brenn, president and general manager of Four Seasons Landscaping Nursery in Valparaiso, Indiana, immediately recognized a problem in a...

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National Cleaning Week

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2023 Urban Farming Internship

Purdue Extension is partnering with SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education) and local urban farming leaders to offer the 2023 urban...

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2023 Food Preservation Workshops in Marshall County

Learn to Preserve food in 2023

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Gardeners Urged to Look for Invasive Jumping Worms

A worm getting headlines – that’s something you don’t see every day. Nevertheless, we are on the lookout for a new invasive pest...

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Eggtastic (What To Do With Your Eggs)

Eggs can be beneficial for our diet in many different ways. They are loaded with essential vitamins and minerals and are high in protein along...

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Capital Comments: Property Tax Bills are Increasing a Lot in 2023

Indiana county treasurers soon will mail property tax bills to owners of homes, rental housing, farmland, and businesses. Most will see big...

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Purdue Extension Martin County Blast March 20, 2023

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

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How to Build a Balanced Breakfast

Making healthier choices can be difficult, overwhelming, or even frustrating. However, it doesn’t have to be. If we find something we like...

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2023 Purdue Extension Master Gardener State Conference

The 2023 Purdue Extension Master Gardener State Conference will be held October 6-7, 2023 in West Lafayette, IN. For more information, visit...

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Managing Stress: Supporting The Agricultural Workforce With New Tools

Sam Gettinger, owner of Gettinger Family Custom Meats in New Palestine and Rushville,says the stress of working in the meat packing industry...

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Posey County 4-H Program - Find all of the 4-H info here you are looking for!!

2022-2023 4-H Enrollment will be OPEN Oct 1, 2022-May 15, 2023, visit to enroll!

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Dining with Diabetes Educational Series

Diabetes is a very serious and costly health condition, but research has shown that those who learn to manage their blood glucose levels, exercise...

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Indiana 4-H Programs Lead to Positive Youth Development

Backed by a network of more than 6 million youth, 540,000 adult volunteers, 3,500 professionals, and more than 60 million alumni, 4-H delivers...

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National Ag Day and Whitley County Agriculture

The Agriculture Council of America (ACA) will host National Agriculture Day on March 21, 2023. This will mark the 50th anniversary of National Ag...


Indiana Poultry: Opportunity and Challenge Abound

Ranked as first in the nation for commercial duck production, second in production of layer and table eggs and third for turkeys raised, Indiana is...



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