Improve Your Gardening Knowledge - Become a Purdue Master Gardener
Do you enjoy gardening? Have you always wanted to improve your knowledge and understanding of Gardening? Sign up now for the upcoming Master Gardener series. The Master Gardener program provides a learning framework for participants to increase their knowledge on a wide variety of horticultural subjects. The topics include soil science; plant nutrition; plant disease; diagnosis and control; vegetables; home lawns; insect p
The Strengthening Families Program: For Parents and Youth 10-14 has made a difference in thousands of families in all 50 states and in over 25 countries. Purdue Extension along with our community partners are now bringing this program to families in Indiana. Purdue Extension Benton and Warren Counties will be offering this program beginning September 12th for 7 weeks.
Parents want to protect their children, but it's challenging. Youth need skills to help them resist the peer pressure that
The be Heart Smart Program is for anyone who wants to reduce their risk for Heart Disease. Learn how to monitor your Risk Factors for heart disease and make simple changes to your daily routine that will improve your heart health. This program is two, two hour sessions taught by a Purdue Extension Educator.
Hi! Where has our summer gone? School has now started. What goals have you accomplished that you set for yourself this summer? Setting goals can help make our dreams and intentions tangible so that we can check them off of our lists. If goals aren't verbalized they become vague, without much meaning and then we don't know when they are accomplished.
4-H'ers Explore - Health for better living
Exploring Health Careers is a new program this year at the 4-H Academy and is off to a great start. The program focuses on the fourth "H" in the clover, health, and gives youth an eye-opener to the medical field. The students started the workshop with a CPR certification class taught by the Purdue Fire Department.
Testing for Suspect Populations of Herbicide - Resistant Weeds
Insects, Mites, and Nematodes
Corn Earworm Trap Report
Western Bean Cutworm Trap Report
Bits & Pieces
Irrigation Scheduling for the End of the Season
Moisture and Temperature Accumulations