Posey 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. The Purdue Extension focuses on: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Human and Health Sciences, Economic and Community Development and 4-H Youth.


Contact Us

Purdue Extension- Posey County 
Coliseum Building, 126 E 3rd St, Rm. 29
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
(812) 838-1331

County offices

posey County Staff

Featured Story


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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Upcoming Posey County and State Extension Events

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The Extension Line October 2021

The October 2021 edition of The Extension Line is available now.

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2022 Summer Intern

Are you a college student who is self motivated, has leadership skills, organized, and an interest in 4-H? If so, apply for the opening of the 2022 Posey County Purdue Extension Summer Intern!

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Scare at the Fair 2021

Come one come all to the Scare at the Fair Halloween party open to the public. October 17, 2021 at the Posey County Fairgrounds Livestock Arena from 5-7:30pm. Food, games, costume contest, barrel train rides, and much more! Gather your friends for...

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IEHA Spring 2022 District Meeting

Save the Date: Tuesday, March 8, 2022 at the Eastside Park in Washington, Indiana.

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4-H Club Info for Leaders

Find forms here related to 4-H clubs: financial forms, Club Achievement Checklist, Secretary's Book Award info and more.

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August-September 2021 Extension Line Newsletter

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