Blackford County Resources

what we do in Blackford county:

  • Our 4-H Educator oversees and assists volunteers to run community clubs, afterschool programs, SPARK Clubs, assists in hosting our county 4-H fair, provides school enrichment, hosts camps/workshops, and special interest programs.

  • Our Agriculture and Natural Resource Educator 

  • Our Community Development Educator provides programming and resources in leadership and civic engagement, community and organizational planning, business and economic development, local government education, and quality places.

  • Our Community Wellness Coordinator help make the healthy choice the easy choice. They collaborate with community partners on broader community change that involves policy, system, and environmental changes.

  • Our Health & Human Sciences Educator are designed to help individuals and families by providing programming and resources related to food, family, money, and health.

  • Our Nutrition Education Program provides free nutrition education to youth and adults through schools and a variety of community groups.

Contact Us

Purdue Blackford County Extension
111 W. Washington Street
Hartford City, IN 47348
(765) 348-3213

County offices




2022 Blackford County 4-H Fair Dates

2022 Blackford County 4-H Fair Dates

2022 Blackford County 4-H Fair Dates

The 2022 Blackford County 4-H Fair will take place July 9th - 16th, please check back to this page for updates on the fair!

Upcoming Blackford County and State Extension Events