Shelby County Office

810 Fair Road
Sidney, OH 45365

Hours of Operation

8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m.

Unsolicited Seeds From China

Do Not open these packages from China, most contain seeds and we ask that you do not plant these. Instead, give the local OSU Extension a call to set up a drop off time. You can reach us at 937-498-7239.

Name Contact
Vicky Cordonnier
Program Assistant, SNAP-Ed
Cassie Dietrich
Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development
Judie Gaerke
Extension Office Associate
Amy Hoying
Assistant Office Associate
Matthew Schmerge
Agricultural Educator

The safety of our community is our top priority. We realize that our COVID-19 policy guidelines will cause disruption, but the risk of not acting outweighs the inconvenience of these temporary measures. We will share updates as more information becomes available. Learn how we're working to keep our communities safe at university is committed to doing everything possible to promote the safety of our community as we respond to the coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). One of the best ways to prevent the spread of viral illnesses is to minimize the circumstances in which individuals might interact and transmit the disease.

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

County News

  1. Ohio 4-H Releases Guide for Returning to In-Person Activities

    We’re happy to share we’ve received approval from Ohio State University leadership to resume in-person 4-H club meetings and activities starting immediately (as early as today, Tuesday, June 30, 2020). This is welcome news for our 3,039 Ohio 4-H clubs across the state.
  2. The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)

    The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to fill the gap when children lose access to meals when schools are closed. Most often this occurs during summer vacation. However, during school closures related to the pandemic, meals are also being made available.
  3. OSU Extension Announces Agriculture and Natural Resources Madness: A Tournament of Education

    OSU Extension Announces Agriculture and Natural Resources Madness: A Tournament of Education

    OSU Extension is Open for Business  Learn with us virtually!