The Purdue Rainscaping Education Program is providing advanced training on planning, installation, and maintenance for Purdue Master Gardeners, homeowners, conservation agencies and organizations, storm water professionals, and landscape companies and consultants. Participants are encouraged to attend as a community team to support the implementation of public education programs and provide technical assistance to homeowners upon completion of the training.
Landowners with goals involving management of ponds for fishing, or managing wildlife for conservation and hunting, are invited to an upcoming educational event hosted by Purdue Extension in northeast Indiana. Plan now to attend the Pond and Wildlife Management Twilight Meeting at Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center (NEPAC) on May 31, from 6:30-9:00 p.m.
2018 4-H Project Information and Fair Books are now posted online. Click here to check it out!
The 4-H Clover Connection is a monthly newsletter produced by the 4-H Youth Development Extension Educator and the Purdue Extension Office in Steuben County.
The Paul and Inger Friend Family, a longstanding 4-H family in our community, offer a local 4-H scholarship. Applications can be found here, and applications must be submitted online on/before May 1st!
An updated guide to farmers markets in Adams, Allen, DeKalb, Noble, Steuben, Wells and Whitley Counties. This version includes a new map feature.
Check out the 101 Lakes Ag & Natural Resources Bulletin to find out what is going on around the county in agriculture and natural resources as well as community development.