4-H and Youth

Purdue University's Entomology Department provides many 4-H resources.

4-H and Youth - Entomology

4-H entomology project information and resources.

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How to Make an Awesome Insect Collection

Online version of the How to Make an Awesome Insect Collection: A Beginner's Guide to Finding, Collecting, Mounting, Identifying, and Displaying Insects book.

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Who Let the Bugs Out?

Online version of the Who Let the Bugs Out?: A Beginner's Guide to Managing Radical Insects book.

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Purdue 4-H/FFA Career Development Event

4-H and FFA students in Indiana are required to recognize the order and common names of 150 insects on a prescribed 4-H, FFA Career Development Event list. This site provides the list as well as quizzes, photos, and facts.

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Indiana 4-H

4-H Indiana provides information on 4-H projects, 4-H in the classroom, volunteering, and more.

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Indiana FFA

FFA Makes a positive difference in the lives of young people by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agriculture education.

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The Department of Entomology at Purdue University:
"A commitment to a better future through insect science, research, education, and outreach."


Bug Bowl 2019

April 6-7, 2019

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Butterfly Encounter

Cancelled for 2018