USDA, NASS, GREAT LAKES REGION
Serving Indiana, Michigan and Ohio
230 N 4th St
Lafayette, IN 47901
Greg Matli, State Statistician
Susan Reynolds, Editor
Telephone: (765) 494-8371 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone: (800) 453-7501 http://www.nass.usda.gov/Statistics_by_State/Indiana/
Fax: (855) 270-2709
Issued Cooperatively by
UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT
STATISTICS SERVICE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE
Hubert Hamer Jay Akridge
Administrator Glenn W. Sample Dean of Agriculture
We extend a special thanks to the farmers, agri-businesses, extension officials and others who voluntarily
provided basic data used to prepare the statistics presented in this publication and to the corps of enumerators
who so faithfully collected much of our raw data.
We would also like to thank all of the 4-H photography members that submitted pictures for use in our
publication. All of the photos were included on posters displayed at the 2015 Indiana State Fair.
About the Cover
“Ear of Corn” was taken by fifteen year old Elizabeth German from Pleasant Lake, Indiana and appears
on the left side of the front cover. Elizabeth has taken photography in 4-H for 6 years.
Makenzie Rowe’s photograph, “My Pet Sunshine” appears on the top right side of the front cover. Ten
year old Makenzie is from Chesterfield, Indiana and has taken photography in 4-H for two years.
Seventeen year old Jessi Batterman from Crete, Illinois took the photograph “Happy Holstein”. Her
photograph is located on the bottom right corner of the front cover. She has been in 4-H for five years,
but this is her first year in the photography project.
The photograph on the back cover, “American Barn”, was taken by twelve year old Emma Barr from
Middletown, Indiana. She has been in 4-H for three years, but this is her first year in the photography