Soil & Water

1 week ago
Popular pear trees could be state's most dangerous

Bradford Pear trees can't withstand Indiana wind storms and often crack and send branches crashing down. 

1 week ago
Southern Indiana Cooperative Invasives Management

This is Invasive Species Awareness Week in Indiana and it is Friday....Get out there this weekend and identify and destroy some invasive plants! Call our office for more details on the upcoming ... See more

Have you noticed the green shrubs leafing out like in this photo? It's likely that you're seeing Asian Bush Honeysuckle, a highly invasive shrub in our state that turns green earlier than our native ... See more

1 week ago
Getting Schooled in the Garden: How to Start a School Garden

WOULDN'T YOU LOVE TO SEE MORE OF THESE? There are so many benefits to kids growing vegetables and flowers. Read about them here:

https://www.fix.com/blog/start-a-garden-at-your-school/

School gardens are becoming more popular. Learn about the benefits and hands-on learning opportunities they provide. Follow this basic guide to grow your own school garden.

1 week ago
Indiana State Department of Agriculture

RAISE YOUR HAND!

For over 100 years, 4-H has been shaping lives and inspiring kids to succeed! Now, we have the chance to give back – and all it takes is raising your hand! 🤚

Vote now and help Indiana 4-H win ... See more

2 weeks ago
Conservation Cropping Systems Initiative

Would you like to learn more about the type of cover crops that may work best in your climate and soil type? Call our office or follow the link below for more info!

Interested in Cover Crops? There’s an app for that... The Midwest Cover Crop Council has made their pocket field guides mobile! Check it out and get yours today by going to ... See more

3 weeks ago
Joni L. James Photography/HeronWatch Nature Programs

Can YOU help?

LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS!
Would you be interested in assisting me in monitoring the bird nest boxes at Burkhart Creek County Park? I have organized/facilitated NestWatch Volunteers for several years. I ... See more

3 weeks ago
Morgan County Master Gardeners

Is nicer weather giving you the itch to plant?

GUIDELINES for planting in the ground.... 😁

3 weeks ago
Indiana Farm Bureau

Congratulations to the Indiana Farm Bureau! 100 Years!

On March 25, 1919, an organization was created to "protect the interests of farmers by education, legislation and other honorable means to promote the largest good for all people."
That legacy--of ... See more

3 weeks ago
USDA Celebrates National Ag Day with New Youth Website | USDA

WASHINGTON, March 14, 2019 – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture joins the nation in celebrating National Ag Day, which highlights agriculture’s crucial role in everyday life, and honors ... See more

1 month ago
Indiana State Department of Agriculture

Who knew Indiana was so "eggstraordinary"? 😂

Indiana is a national leader in poultry production and that’s not an EGGaggeration! #NationalPoultryDay 🐓🥚🦃

« 1 of 11 »