Office Information

Address

827 Water Street
Indiana, PA 15701-1755

Contact

Phone: 724-465-3880

Fax: 724-465-3888

Email: IndianaExt@psu.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Indiana County 4-H News

Ashton Stiles is pictured with her award certificate.  Photo credit - Mandy Stiles
4-H Dairy Member Wins Major Award
May 10, 2017
An Indiana County 4-H member has received a major award from the Pennsylvania Guernsey Breeders Association.
First place winners in the Indiana County 4-H Hippology Contest include left to right Haley Brooks, senior; Hailee Monoskey, beginner; Lily Shilling, junior, and Emmi Bracken, intermediate.
4-H Hippology Contest Held
Apr 3, 2017
Thirty 4-H members representing four Indiana County 4-H Horse Clubs recently participated in the annual 4-H Hippology Contest. Hippology means "the study of horses," and members' knowledge was tested on such topics as barn safety, trailer safety, farrier tools, harness parts, bones, and hoof anatomy. The contest also included a written test and slide identification.
County participants were front row, left to right, Logan Barnhart, Kamryn Snyder, Elizabeth Bruner, Molly Sleppy and Macey Sleppy.  In the second row are Katelyn Kennedy, Kelsey Kennedy, April Flowers, Lily Palfrey, and Lily Shilling.
Indiana County 4-H'ers Attend State Leadership Event
Feb 8, 2017
Ten Indiana County 4-H members recently attended the 2017 Pennsylvania State 4-H Teen Leadership Conference and Junior Teen Conference. Over 500 youth attended the conferences designed to teach leadership, communication, and recreation skills.
Indiana County State Horse Show participants are pictured with the county banner.
Indiana County Represented at State Horse Show
Dec 30, 2016
Eight Indiana County 4-H horse program members recently participated in 14 classes at the 56th Annual State 4-H Horse Show held in Harrisburg. Events at the show tested skills in showmanship, equitation, jumping, driving, and timed events. The show included nearly 700 exhibitors from over 60 counties.
Indiana County Equine Member Named State Award Finalist
Dec 1, 2016
Rachel Sproat, Indiana County 4-H horse project member, has been named a finalist in the PA Outstanding 4-H Equine Member Contest.

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Council members addressed Pennsylvania Farm Bureau members
November State Council Reports
Dec 6, 2018
County recognition banquets, State Horse Show, and PA Farm Bureau - we've been travelling!
A 2018 participant looks at potatoes.  Photo by Jeanette Stackhouse
How to Judge a Potato
Oct 31, 2018
Learn how to start your own team for the Farm Show 4-H Potato Judging Contest!
Council shows their "We Are" spirit on the field of Beaver Stadium.
State Council October Reports
Oct 25, 2018
We have been busy...
Clarence "Bud" Bryan is from Delaware County, PA. Pictured with Bud are 4-H educators Rebecca McCafferty and Brad Kunsman.  Photo courtesy Brad Kunsman
Bryan Inducted to National 4-H Hall of Fame
Oct 22, 2018
Pennsylvania man is one of fifteen inductees to the 4-H Hall of Fame on October 19, 2018.
Kathy and her children are now involved in Texas 4-H.
I Got My Start in 4-H - Alumni Highlight
Oct 3, 2018
Texas 4-H volunteer Kathy Sweger has roots in Pennsylvania.