Parents play an important role in preparing their teen for the driving experience and in keeping teens safe once they begin driving independently. In addition, parents model driving behaviors each time they get behind the wheel of the car. Drive Rite offers parents an opportunity to evaluate their own driving and the tools and knowledge to guide and teach their teens to be safe, conscientious drivers.
Are you ready to enroll in 4-H? Online enrollment is available now until January 15. You will have the opportunity to add or drop projects through May 15. We really want to encourage you to accomplish the online enrollment now.
Succession Planning: Keeping the Business in the Family
More than 80% of all U.S. businesses are family-owned. Firms controlled by founding family: Have greater value. Are operated more efficiently. Carry less debt. Two out of five businesses have two generations of family members working in them.
Bi State Ag Programs
Succession Planning - November 16, Crops Conference - December 1, Gardening Conference - January 28
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
A Matter of Balance
Interested in being more stable on your feet? Wanting to get stronger without lifting weights? Purdue Extension Warren and Fountain counties are partnering with the Area IV Agency on Aging to offer a program for older adults who have concerns about falling. This award-winning research based program is designed to help manage falls and increase activity levels.
Results of a new Purdue University survey show farmland values across Indiana fell in the past year, in line with a slight pullback analysts anticipated after a decade-long rally.
"The results are about what we expected," says Michael Langemeier, Purdue agricultural economist and farmland value specialist. "There were no large surprises."
According to the Purdue Land Value and Cash Rent Survey, prices for the state's top-quality farmland declined by 5.1%, from an average of $9,765 an acre in 2