Explore the wonderful world of salamanders with Herbie the Hellbender at the Indiana State Fair August 7-23, 2015, in the newly named Purdue Extension Agriculture Horticulture Building. The exhibits will be there every day. Learn what makes a salamander a salamander. Discover how amphibians differ from reptiles. Read about how you can help protect salamanders. Play the Hellbender Havoc video game and guide a hellbender through a river environment. Eat fish, and the hellbender grows! But watch out for fish hooks!
Demonstrations will include fish cleaning, deer processing and their cooking methods, home and family arts along with food and nutrition advice.
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