The 4-H Clover Connection is a monthly newsletter produced by the 4-H Extension Educator and the Purdue Extension Office in Steuben County.
Purdue and Michigan State Universities along side the Indiana Soybean Alliance and the Michigan Soybean Promotion Committee have come together to present the White Mold and Irrigation Water Management in Soybeans Program. The free event will take place March 5th, 2015 at the Blue Gate Restaurant from 8:45am-3:30pm. Registration is required by February 27th.
Wonder why you put butterflies in the freezer? Curious how many siblings a pig has? Love horses but live in town? Life's little questions aren't meant to be answered alone! We invite you and your child to join 4-H, the organization of families who share in teaching kids practical things like pet care, growing gardens, capturing memorable photos, and important values like responsibility. Whether you live in town or the boonies, join 4-H and we'll tackle life's little questions together!
The 4-H Bit and Bridle Club serves 4-H Horse and Pony members and operates several open shows thoughout the calendar year. Visit this page to see the Bit and Bridle calendar, open show bills, and 4-H Horse and Pony news.
While 2014 boasted plentiful yields across the US corn belt, it is estimated that losses in US crops due to weeds left uncontrolled totals $8 billion annually. Years of research have shown that good weed control within the first 4 to 6 weeks after crops are planted
is critical in order to avoid a yield reduction from weeds. With varying planting forecasts for the 2015 season it may be wise to consider all of your weed control options now. The 2015 Weed Control Guide for Ohio, Indiana, and Illin
Fruit growers should be watching their plants for Spotted Wing Drosophila. These new insects do not attack the over-ripe fruit, but instead are laying their eggs in healthy, ripe fruit.
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