According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the occurrence of Lyme disease in Indiana has tripled since 2005. As summertime approaches, individuals and families will begin to spend more time outside. As a result, this will bring on an increased risk for people of all ages to contract Lyme Disease.Take a moment to learn more about this disease and how you can take precautions to protect yourself and your family.
Confident, skilled and knowledgeable leaders guide organizations and communities through the challenges they face in today's changing environment. More leaders are needed to step up, get involved, and create more vibrant communities. Purdue Extension Vigo County is offering a leadership development training program for you, the interested community volunteer, who wants to make a difference in your community.
Fair Schedule of 4-H Events
July 10 - 16, 2016
Guidelines on how to setup Fair Entry
2017 Vigo County Bicycle Rodeo
With persistent, often heavy rainfall triggering flood alerts throughout Indiana during the last week of April and first week of May, many Hoosiers were concerned about possible damage to homes and newly planted grain crops. In response, Purdue University's Extension Disaster Education Network has compiled a list of online resources that could help Indiana homeowners and farmers coping with the storms' aftermath.