Purdue Extension online workshops will help fruit and vegetable farmers meet food safety regulations should they want to sell their products to operations other than directly to consumers such as restaurants, wholesalers and food hubs.
Applications are being accepted for the fifth class of the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities.
An annual Purdue University summer program that has benefited nearly 3,000 low-income Tippecanoe County children for more than a decade by providing lessons about sports and healthy living, also is boosting campers' self-esteem and interest in physical activity, according to new research.
The Purdue Agricultural Centers throughout Indiana will host field days in August to provide commodity producers, crop advisers and community members more information on farm management topics.
Although hog production has returned to break-even levels, Purdue Extension agricultural economist Chris Hurt advises producers to forego expansion for now because of delayed planting and uncertainty about this fall's corn harvest.
Purdue Extension's Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center will offer a diagnostic workshop June 25 to help corn and soybean growers, crop advisers and pesticide applicators learn more about identifying and managing crop problems.
The Purdue Energy Center in Discovery Park is gearing up for the second Energy Academy at Purdue, working in collaboration with utility giant Duke Energy Corp. to prepare the next generation of sustainable energy leaders.