Jay County Resources

What We Do

We improve lives and livelihoods by delivering tested and trusted educational resources. The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. It's a network of colleges, universities, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture, serving communities and counties across America. The Purdue Extension focuses on: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Human and Health Sciences, Economic and Community Development and 4-H Youth.

Nutrition Education Programming
4-H Youth Development

Contact Us

Purdue Jay County Extension 
ddcolema@purdue.edu
126 N Meridian Street
Portland, IN 47371
(260) 726-4707


County offices

Jay County Staff

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Join the 4-H Youth Advisory Council

Join the 4-H Youth Advisory Council

You have a voice! Let it be heard! Are you a 4-H member in grades 3-12? Join the 4-H Youth Advisory Council! Contact your Jay County Purdue Extension to find out how!

Upcoming Jay County and State Extension Events