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Midwest Women in Agriculture Conference to take on food bullying

February 16, 2021

The 2021 Midwest Women in Agriculture Conference kicks off at 9:30 a.m. ET Feb. 25 for a full day of special guest speakers, breakout sessions and networking opportunities.

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Farm financials workshop offered through Purdue Extension

February 16, 2021

The Annie’s Project four-week discussion-based workshop, “Know Your Numbers, Know Your Options,” will be offered through Purdue Extension in March. Designed to empower women to become business partners and sole operators, participants will learn about …

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Happy Valentine’s Day from the College of Agriculture

February 12, 2021

Print, color and share Valentine’s Day Cards from the Purdue University College of Agriculture!

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Annie’s Project offers ‘Farming in Indiana’s Cities and Urban Fringe’ for women in agriculture

February 12, 2021

Farm women are generating a cultural tide in American agriculture that is moving management, assets and opportunities to a new wave of farmers across the country. “Annie’s Project: Farming in Indiana’s Cities and Urban Fringe” is a six-week course that…

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Purdue Center for Commercial Ag to host free corn and soybean outlook webinar

February 3, 2021

Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture will host a free corn and soybean outlook webinar for the month of February at 3 p.m. ET Wednesday (Feb. 10). Registration is available.

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Purdue Ag Alumni Gone Fishin’ event features new business pitches

February 1, 2021

Thirteen individuals will pitch their ideas at 2 p.m. Friday (Feb. 5) for agricultural businesses for cash prizes during Purdue Ag Alumni’s Gone Fishin’ Fish Tank event. They will present in front of Purdue agriculture alumni and other potential invest…

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Prep for the 2021 season with the Indiana Small Farm Conference

January 28, 2021

Organizers of the Indiana Small Farm Conference remind farmers that it’s never too early to gain new insights ahead of the growing season.

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Workshop to focus on seed treatment options

January 26, 2021

Purdue Extension will hold a virtual workshop designed to provide agribusiness professionals with the latest knowledge on seed treatment technologies, regulations and environmental impacts.

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Purdue Extension succession planning team offers virtual workshop series

January 22, 2021

The Purdue Extension Succession Planning Team is hosting the workshop “Keeping the Farm Resilient in Uncertain Times” this winter for family farm operators interested in learning more about succession planning. The three-night virtual workshop will be …

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2021 Indiana Green Expo to go online with live and on-demand sessions

January 14, 2021

The 2021 Indiana Green Expo (IGE) will offer professional turfgrass, landscape and nursery managers recorded and live sessions. Recorded classes will be available Monday (Jan. 18) through Feb. 4. Keynote addresses, a virtual trade show and networking s…

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Purdue Extension offers vegetable farming webinar series

January 13, 2021

Vegetable farmers are invited to attend the Purdue Extension Vegetable Farming Webinar series sponsored by the Indiana Horticultural Conference and Expo. The series will be held virtually 2-4 p.m. (ET) on Feb. 3, 10, 17 and 24.

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Purdue Ag Alumni’s annual fish fry has gone fishin’

January 12, 2021

Since 1949, Purdue University agriculture alumni have gathered for an annual meeting and fish fry. The fish fry has become a major event held the first weekend in February at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, attracting major speakers, Purdue leadership, …

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Purdue Extension offers virtual inheriting farmland workshop

January 6, 2021

The Purdue Extension Land Lease Team invites those who have inherited or might inherit farmland soon to attend “So You’ve Inherited a Farm, Now What?” The two-session virtual workshop will be offered 6:30-8:30 pm. (ET) Jan. 21 and Jan. 28.

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Purdue Center for Commercial Ag to host free January corn and soybean outlook webinar

January 4, 2021

Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture will host a free corn and soybean outlook webinar for the month of January at 12:30 p.m. (ET) Jan. 13.

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Virtual crop, finance program for next-generation farmers

December 15, 2020

Next-generation farmers and business partners are encouraged to join Purdue Extension for the eight session virtual series “Grow Your Farm Operation.” The series will be delivered virtually via Zoom on Tuesday evenings from 6:30-9 p.m. (ET) beginning o…

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Purdue Extension launches virtual program for beef producers

December 14, 2020

Purdue Extension beef experts are hosting a new program for producers with less than five years of experience or individuals considering starting a beef cattle operation. The virtual program, Purdue Beef Basics, is scheduled for Tuesday evenings from 6…

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Purdue Center for Commercial Ag to host free corn and soybean outlook webinar

December 8, 2020

Purdue University’s Center for Commercial Agriculture at 2 p.m. (ET) Friday (Dec. 11) will host a free corn and soybean outlook webinar for the month of December.

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2021 Indiana Small Farm Conference to go virtual with live and on-demand content

December 1, 2020

The Indiana Small Farm Conference — Indiana’s premier annual event for the state’s small and diversified farming community — is moving online for 2021, combining live and on-demand content in a variety of topic areas.

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Purdue to host free virtual 2021 Top Farmer Conference

November 23, 2020

The Purdue Top Farmer Conference, a management program for farmers that features some of the nation’s top experts on marketing, risk management and crop production, will take place Jan. 8, live via the Zoom meeting platform.

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Purdue, ag retailers, ASU to host live, online management academy

November 20, 2020

Purdue University’s Center for Food and Agricultural Business, the Agricultural Retailers Association and Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business will again partner to present the 2021 ARA Management Academy on January 26-28. The progr…

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