Four Pillars – One Foundation


For more than 100 years, Purdue Extension has helped strengthen Indiana. But you may not be aware of all the ways in which we do so. Explore this site to discover what Extension Does.


Extension does

Purdue Extension helps Indiana build vibrant communities, strong families, and profitable businesses on its Main Streets and at its farm gates – regularly reaching more than 620,000 people. Our team – including campus specialists and Extension Educators in all 92 counties – connects Indiana communities to world-class Purdue University research and a nationwide network of experts on agriculture, community, environment, family, food, and youth.