What is Purdue Extension?
Purdue Extension is... An educational source for self-paced students, teachers, and groups. A business resource for self-employed people, small businesses, and manufacturers. A place where Indiana’s young people become leaders. A place where families learn and grow. An agricultural organization that understands consumers. A consumer organization that understands agriculture. A research and support system for community development. An objective source for scientific information. A link to research, information, knowledge, and practice. One key way Purdue University is engaged in local communities. To citizens of Grant County this means the local Purdue Extension office is here for you—to be your resource. As Indiana’s land-grant university, Purdue serves Grant County through the staff and resources of the local Purdue Extension office, located on the 4th floor of the Grant County Office Building at 401 South Adams Street in Marion.