National Academy of Engineering adds 3 Buckeyes
Matt Schutte Two Ohio State University professors and a recently retired faculty member have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Class of 2023 in recognition of sustained excellence in innovation and education. Alan Luo, Judit E. Pus ...
Join Holmes County 4-H!
Interested in joining Holmes County 4-H? Who Can Join? Ohio 4-H membership is based on a child's age and grade as of January 1 of the current project year. Eligibility for Cloverbud participation begins when a child is enrolled in Kindergarten and i ...
Controlling Slugs and Voles in Cover Crops
Last week, OSU Extension’s Water Quality Team launched their annual webinar series with a two-part webinar on cover crops. The team works closely with producers throughout the Western Lake Erie Basin to implement practices that not only improve growers’ o ...
OHIO 4-H SPARK EXPO RETURNS IN JUNE
Sally McClaskey (COLUMBUS) – Students have the opportunity to explore future careers at the 4-H Spark EXPO, held this summer on The Ohio State University campus. From June 14-17, teens at the Spark EXPO will learn about agriculture and related STEAM field ...
Farmers, ranchers needed for national study about balancing work and children
Sherrie R. Whaley All parents know how challenging it is to balance children and work, especially when childcare options are limited. One group of parents in particular, farm and ranch parents, are being sought for a national study into their experiences. ...
Stepping On Workshop
New $1.1 million project to fund Public Health AmeriCorps program at Ohio State University Extension
COLUMBUS, Ohio—Public health, community outreach, and youth engagement at The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) are getting a boost with the announcement of a $1.1 million investment from AmeriCorps, t ...
Mandatory Youth Quality Assurance Training
We wil be offering 3 opportunites for Youth Quality Asssurance Training: Monday, May 8 6:00-7:30pm Saturday, May 20 10:00- 11:30am Saturday, June 3 6:00-7:30pm All training will be held at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds ...
The Contemporary Relevance of Historic Black Land Loss
At the close of the Civil War, Black Americans owned very little farmland but began acquiring it at a rapid pace, so that by 1910, Black farmers owned more than 16 million acres. This, however, would be the peak of Black farmland ownership in the United S ...