Owen 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.


Agriculture & Natural Resources

Community Development

Contact Us

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


County offices

owen County Staff

4-H Enrollment Open

Enroll with us for the 2021 - 2022 year at the website below. We look forward to all of 4-Hers doing 4-H in the current 4-H year.

4HOnline

Upcoming Owen County and State Extension Events

Featured Stories

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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 families. If you would like to request a physical copy, please contact our office at (812) 829 - 5020. There will also be inserts for our handbook each year...

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2021 4-H Fair Schedule

The 2021 fair is fast approaching and we have a fun schedule planned for our 4-H youth, their families and the community. Here are the dates and times for all of the special events that this 4-H year brings. Mark your calendars now, 2021 is...

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Featured Story

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Sprayer boom in action applying ag chemicals.
Tight agriculture chemical supply, high prices could impact 2022 growing season

Supply chain disruptions and material shortages are fueling speculation about a herbicide shortage for the 2022 agriculture growing season. Bill Johnson, Purdue professor of weed science and Purdue Extension weed specialist, is encouraging...

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