Gardening as a Self-Care Practice
There are many health benefits associated with gardening. A garden can be a space to practice mindfulness, be physically active, and grow vegetables to support a nutritious diet – to name a few! Join Jenny Lobb, OSU Extension Educator, to explore ways i ...
4-H Award Forms Due
Franklin County 4-H Camp
All youth, ages 8 and in 3rd grade through 13 (as of 1/1/), are invited to attend Franklin County 4-H Camp at 4-H Camp Ohio in St. Louisville, Ohio. Campers will have fun meeting other youth while participating in a variety of camp activities like canoein ...
Fair Entries Due
All 4-H projects must have a fair entry by June 3 in order to take the project to the fair. A fair entry is different than the 4-H project enrollment that was made by April 1. The fair needs to know which projects you are planning on finishing and bring ...
Ohio 4-H Urban Immersion Project
The 4-H Urban Immersion Project (UIP) is an Ohio 4-H initiative that combines cross-cultural learning, teamwork, and service learning in the urban environment of Washington, DC. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the UIP Experience! 4-H teens, ag ...
Livestock Quality Assurance
Are you taking any of these 4-H projects to the Fair? Market Rabbits Market Poultry Market Lambs Market Goats Lactating Dairy Goats Market Beef (including beef & dairy feeders) Market Swine If you answered yes to the question above, YOU ARE REQUIRED ...
Master Gardener Volunteer Leadership Team
Women in Agriculture Workshop
Lep Monitoring Network Update #2 – Black Cutworm & True Armyworm
We are currently in our second week of monitoring for black cutworm (BCW) and true armyworm (AMW) moths in Ohio. Both moths are early season pests in Ohio that migrate to the state and lay eggs in fields. Once the eggs hatch, the caterpillars cause damage ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 10
Episode 10 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbYtQZXc-lc In Episode 10, we talk with Dr. Aaron Wilson about our upcoming weather forecast and get field updates from each of the plot locations: Wooster, Northwest, and ...