Keep updated on the current events happening with 4-H, Health & Human Science, & Agriculture.
13 categories for Whitley County residents to compete in the 2015 Extension Homemaker Adult Open Show.
An upcoming GAPs A-Z program (Good Agricultural Practices) will be held on May 27 at the Farm Bureau Building in Indianapolis. This is an introductory workshop that satisfies the Indiana Department of Health training requirement for all fruit and vegetable growers who are selling on a wholesale basis.
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For 2015, Whitley County and the state of Indiana is implementing a new computer program for all 4-H members to now enter exhibits that will be shown at the Whitley County 4-H Fair. This program, called FairEntry, is an internet-based program that is integrated with the 4hOnline program.
Flowering continues in central Indiana, and heads are emerging in areas of northern Indiana. Recent rainfall and high humidity have increased the risk of Fusarium head blight development in many areas.
The Purdue University Crop Diagnostic Training and Research Center is known across the Midwest for its unique "hands-on" approach for teaching the art and science of accurately diagnosing agricultural crop problems. Space is still available for additional participants at many of the workshops.