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Addressing the Opioid Crisis

The opioid crisis has hit Indiana hard and is a complex problem for communities. Purdue Extension is addressing this issue with community-based prevention education.

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Revitalizing small towns

Purdue Extension partners with the Hometown Collaboration Initiative, helping small towns capitalize on their potential to flourish.

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Eyes in the sky

Agriculture’s next wave is digital. That means data-driven diagnoses, forecasts, and assessments. Unmanned aerial vehicles are crucial to that toolkit, and Purdue Extension is setting best practices for farmers across Indiana.

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Encouraging Indiana’s future entrepreneurs

Indiana 4-H Youth Development has always grown the next generation of leaders. Today, that also means entrepreneurship. Purdue Extension and the Indiana 4-H Entrepreneurship Academy create opportunities for youth to dream big.

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Upcoming Events

Thu

27

Sep

Master Gardener Intern Class

Multiday Event

LaPorte

06:00 PM

Mon

01

Oct

Junior Leader Meeting

LaPorte

06:30 PM

Thu

04

Oct

Master Gardener Association Meeting

Multiday Event

LaPorte

06:00 PM

Wed

10

Oct

On Local Government Webinar

LaPorte

10:00 AM

Thu

11

Oct

Horse & Pony Committee

LaPorte

07:00 PM