DeKalb County Resources

What We Do

Purdue Extension - DeKalb County touches every aspect and each stage of the lives of Hoosiers in DeKalb County.  Partnering with DeKalb County's residents, we are growing communities, training tomorrow's leaders, championing mental health, and caring for communities.  DeKalb County Extension delivers practical, research-based information that transforms lives and livelihoods.  We focus on programs involving Agriculture and Natural Resources, Health and Human Sciences and 4-H/Youth Development.  More specifically, we strive to be a leader in providing relevant, high-impact educational programs that betters the lives of those we serve.

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Contact Us

Purdue Extension
DeKalb County 
215 East 9th Street, Suite 300
Auburn, IN 46706
(260) 925-2562

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Featured News

Purdue Extension Seeks Input from Women in Agriculture

The Purdue Extension Farm Stress Team in collaboration with the Purdue Women in Agriculture Team...

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Small Animal Skill-A-Thon

Bring the family and test your knowledge with our fun interactive competition for youth and...

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March is National Frozen Food Month

March is National Frozen Food Month, which is a great reminder that frozen foods are a convenient...

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988 Crisis and Suicide Lifeline

988 is more than just an easy-to-remember number.

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2023 Essay Lamb Contest

The DeKalb County 4-H Sheep Committee has partnered with Slentz Farms, for the 8th year, to...

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Determining Tomato Types

Spring is less than 40 days away according to the calendar and many of us look forward to digging...

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"I appreciate the reminder that mental health is important to our overall health and should not be neglected."

- Program participant (Mental Health & Cultivating Resiliency in the Agricultural Community)

Exhibit Hall Facility Rental

This spacious facility is located at the DeKalb Co. Fairgrounds at 708 S. Union Street in Auburn, Indiana. You can get more information and check availability by calling the Extension Office at (260) 925-2562. A link to the rental agreement is provided below...

Exhibit Hall Rental Agreement

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