Owen County Extension 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.

Contact Us

Purdue Owen County Extension 
owences@purdue.edu
180 S Washington Street
Spencer, IN 47460
(812) 829-5020


County offices

Owen County Staff

Nature Day

Nature Day

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Purdue Extension Nature Day

October 1, 2022 9:00 am-1:00pm at McCormicks Creek State Park at the Nature Center Parking Lot. Bring your family and join us as we investigate nature. Lunch will be provided. (gate fee will be charged upon entry to the park)

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Upcoming Owen County Events

Featured Stories

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New Law for Home-Based Vendors

If you sell food to an end consumer in the state of Indiana, you are either established as a...

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2021 Goat Show Results

2021 Goat Show Results

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2021 Shooting Sports results

2021 Shooting Sports results

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2021 Fair Results - Dog

2021 Fair Results - Dog

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2021 Fair Results - Horse and Pony

2021 Fair Results - Horse and Pony

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Owen County 4-H Program and Project Handbook

This is a digital copy of the our handbook that is available to all currently enrolled 4H...

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State Extension Featured Story

State Extension Featured Story

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County fair season concludes, but memories last a lifetime

Each summer, communities across Indiana gather to experience their county fair. No matter what part of the state you’re in, one aspect of the fair remains constant– 4-H members demonstrating their skills and serving their communities...

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