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2023 News Archive - Agriculture and Natural Resources, Whitley County

Archives from prior years can be found here.

2023 News articles, news releases, and newsletters

News Articles

12/25/23   Recycle Your Christmas Tree

12/18/23   Caring for Real Christmas Trees

12/11/23   Considerations When Choosing a Real Christmas Tree

12/4/23   USDA Releases Updated Plant Hardiness Zone Map

11/27/23   Reminder: If You See Purple Paint, Keep Out

11/20/23   Fallen Leaves and Tree Maintenance in Autumn

11/13/23   Slow Corn Drydown in 2023 – Why?

10/9/23   Enjoy Pumpkins

10/2/23   Check Evergreens for Bagworms

9/25/23   No One Can Take Your Place

9/18/23   Spiders: Good or Bad?

9/11/23   Utilize Sorghums for Grazing Animals Prior to Frost

9/4/23   Consider Installing a Windbreak

8/28/23   Identifying Tree-of-Heaven

8/21/23   Yellow and Black – Will it Attack?

8/14/23   Now is the Time to Improve your Home Lawn

8/7/23   Seed Alfalfa by Mid-August in Northern Indiana

7/31/23   The Song of the Annual Cicadas

7/24/23   Watch for Spotted Lanternfly Nymphs

7/17/2023   Here’s the Scoop: It’s National Ice Cream Month

7/10/23   Some Gardening Terms You May Have Seen (And Wondered What They Meant)

7/3/23   Understanding Two Common Turfgrass Diseases

6/26/23   Consider Thornless Honeylocust in your Landscape

6/19/23   The Rewards and Challenges of Growing Your Own Vegetables

6/12/23   Pollinators are Important

6/5/23   Avoid the Itch

5/28/23   Plant Diseases of Concern in Indiana

5/22/23   Insect Pests of Concern in Indiana

5/15/23   Monitor Weather and Potential Risk for Head Scab of Wheat

5/8/23   Tree Surface Roots in the Landscape

5/1/23   Arbor Day and Mulching Trees

4/24/23   Pruning Trees Correctly and Recognizing Risky Trees

4/17/23   Pond and Fish Management

4/10/23   Changes to Pesticide Applicator Regulations

4/3/23   How Did Your Plants Fare This Winter?

3/27/23   Gardeners Urged to Look for Invasive Jumping Worms

3/20/23   National Ag Day and Whitley County Agriculture

3/13/23   Origins of the Cooperative Extension System and Purdue Extension

3/6/23   The Birth of Land-Grant Institutions and Purdue University

2/27/23   Purdue Extension – a Research-Based Information Source

2/20/23   Recognizing and Managing Poison Hemlock

2/13/23   Managing Garlic Mustard

2/6/23   Invasive Species: Autumn Olive

1/30/23   Twenty-Five Years of Extension Master Gardeners in Whitley County

1/23/23   Should Gardeners Hope for Snow?

1/16/23   Highlights of Recent Agricultural Production

1/9/23   Indoor Plant Care

1/2/23   How Much Snow This Winter?


News Releases

8/28/23   Forestry Tour to Highlight Young Forest Management

7/6/23   Whitley County Master Gardeners Offer Monday Afternoon Seminars at the 4-H Fair

6/30/23   Plan to Attend Sept. 13 NEPAC Field Day

6/30/23   Purdue Extension Master Gardener Program Seeking New Crop of Volunteers

6/30/23   Attend Northeast Indiana Organic Field Day to Learn More About Transitioning to Organic Grain Production

3/30/23   Learn to Prune Trees Correctly and Recognize Risk Factors

1/13/23   Access to Animal Medications:  Plan Ahead for Changes Coming this Summer

1/4/23   Program to Help Farm Managers and Small Business Owners Become an ‘Employer of Choice’

1/1/23   Come to the Fort Wayne Farm Show


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