Mar. 18, 2020
The 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. The university has requested that employees telework, hold meetings virtually, or postpone them.
May. 15, 2020
The OSU Extension Food Preservation Team is hosting live “Office Hours” events to be held bi-weekly through the end of July. As we expect home food preservation to be a big topic this year, we really want to get people started off right, even if we can’t meet them face-to-face.
Each of these Tuesday sessions will be from 4:00-5:00pm. Sessions will start with a short presentation and the remainder of time will be for open Q&A. The presentations will be recorded and posted for those who could not attend live.
May. 11, 2020
Pickaway County will host a virtual 4-H Communications Contest! Many of you have completed demonstrations for your club. Now is the time to participate in this event which will include Demonstration, Speeches and Marketing categories. We will not hold a Team Skit Category this year. To participate please do the following:
Apr. 10, 2020
COVID-19 Resources for Older Adults – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
By: Dr. Roseanne Scammahorn, OSU Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Educator
Video: COVID-19: What Older Adults Need to Know - youtube.com
Mar. 27, 2020
The Coronovirus 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is a rapidly evolving situation. Science-based information is available and updated as new information becomes available at the CDC and Ohio Department of Health. The following resources are specific to specialty crop producers, marketers and consumers on COVID-19 and food safety.
Mar. 26, 2020
“It’s All About Time” Email Wellness Challenge
Do you feel like you don’t have time to spend doing the things that are important to you? Or you just can’t get enough rest or the physical activity that you should? To work on these and other time related skills try joining Ohio State University Extension for their “It’s All About Time” Spring 2020 Email Wellness six-week challenge.
Feb. 25, 2020
This event has been canceled and will be rescheduled for a future date.
Jan. 31, 2020
The 2019 Farmer's Tax Guide is now available online. The publication can be found on the IRS Webpage by clicking here.
Jan. 27, 2020
Learn during this lunch and learn series from top industry, private sector, and university experts on issues important to the success of farm businesses in 2020 and beyond.
Jan. 06, 2020
The Ohio 4-H Conference will take place on Saturday, March 14 at the Columbus Convention Center. Registration is due no later than Friday, February 14. Class choices fill up quickly, so turn in your registration well in advance of the deadline!