1. Allen County 4-H Camp Registration Begins May 3rd

    Apr. 20, 2021

    We are very excited to be able to have camp this year! Please be patient as we are figuring out how camp will run for 2021, it will look different, but it will still be fun! Mark your calendars now!

  2. Quality Assurance for Livestock Exhibitors

    Apr. 13, 2021

    Click HERE for the link to sign up for Quality Assurance. All livestock exhibitors (except horses and dogs) must attend a virtual Quality Assurance meeting. Quality Assurance will NOT be offered in the clubs this year and is an ODA requirement to be able to show at the Allen Co. Fair. If you are an Ohio State Fair exhibitor you must sign up for either date in May to quality for state fair.  After signing up for a time and date, you will receive more information and a Zoom link closer to time.

  3. 4-H Enrollment

    Feb. 23, 2021

    Ready to enroll?  Visit

    Need some additional enrollment help? Check out these additional resources:

  4. Pesticide/Fertilizer Recertification

    Jan. 04, 2021

    Do you still need pesticide recertification for 2020 or 2021? Private and fertilizer applicators whose licenses expired in March 2020 or will expire in March 2021 now have until July 1, 2021 to recertify. Commercial applicators who expired in 2020 now have until July 1, 2021. The deadline for commercial applicators expiring in September 2021 has not changed.

    Pesticide recertification options have expanded for 2021.  Please note that there will be additional programs in neighboring counties as well. Currently, your options for 2021 are:

  5. 2020 Auction Buyers Thank You list

    Sep. 01, 2020

    Click HERE for the complete list of auction buyers. Please drop off thank you cards to the Extension Office or send proof via email. Updated 9/8/2020

  6. 2020 Allen County Fair Shows and Info

    Aug. 03, 2020

    Click on the links below to view each departments classes and information

    Carcass Contest Results

    Auction Sale Bill *salebill has been sent to printers, no corrections will be made on printed copies*

    Breeding Rabbit Show Order 8/26/2020

  7. 2020 Judging Sign up Links

    Jun. 22, 2020

    Click here to see a judging details and sign up links for shooting sports, special interest, livestock interviews and cloverbud show and tell

  8. Helpful County Project Info

    Apr. 14, 2020

    During this time of virtual 4-H experiences, 4-H families in Allen County have been hard at work sharing their knowledge and experience with their projects. Below are a list of video links that may be helpful to you in choosing a project!

    Poultry Projects-

  9. Fertilizer Applicator Certification Training

    Feb. 19, 2020

    Wednesday April 1st 6-9pm at OSU Lima Campus. Click here to view the flyer.

  10. Fertilizer and Pesticide Re-certification

    Feb. 19, 2020

    Fertilizer and Pesticide Re-certification Wednesday March 11th on the OSU Lima Campus. Pre-registration is required so please call the Extension Office at 419-879-9108 to register or if you have any questions.