Purdue Agriculture is pleased to welcome David Boudia as the featured speaker at the 2017 Purdue Ag Alumni Fish Fry.
One of the things I have learned over the years is that if people know you are an entomologist, they often have questions about insects. And why not? After all, insects seem to be everywhere.
Q. We have this plant or weed in our back yard. I can't identify it by looking on line, and was hoping that you can tell us what it is - and whether or not it is a weed that will destroy other plants or take over the lawn - see attached photo(s). -T.S., Munster, Ind.
Jason Henderson, associate dean of the Purdue University College of Agriculture and director of Purdue Extension, will deliver an update on Indiana's agricultural economy Jan. 18 at 10 a.m. during the Fort Wayne Farm Show.
As winter temperatures fall across Indiana, the risk of carbon monoxide poisoning may go up on farms if equipment and vehicles are run with improper ventilation, Purdue Extension safety specialist Bill Field says.
What is Bovine tuberculosis and is it transmissible to humans? The answer to these frequently asked questions, along with details and resources, can be found on the Purdue Extension-Forestry and Natural Resources web page.
Purdue Extension will provide training sessions statewide to help fruit and vegetable growers meet the requirements of the Produce Safety Rule included in the Food Safety Modernization Act.