Mar. 17, 2020
Governor DeWine recently issued a state of emergency and implemented a variety of strategies to reduce the spread of the disease. In order to do our part in reducing risk to our employees or clientele, we have implemented a teleworking plan. OSU Extension offices will be closed to the public until further notice. While our offices will be physically closed, we are committed to continuing to conduct our work as fully as possible. In recent years, we’ve invested in the technology needed to facilitate effective teleworking.
Mar. 25, 2020
OSU Extension Community Development Educator, Kyle White, has compiled a newsletter continaing recommendations and helpful links for small and local buisnesses during the situation surrounding COVID-19.
To see the full newsletter click the link here: Medina County Community Development Newsletter: March 2020
Or click the image below:
Mar. 20, 2020
During the coronavirus outbreak, Ohio State University will be posting resources relevant to farmers at the AG CRISIS WEBSITE.
Visit go.osu.edu/AgCrisis to learn more about facing challenges in 2020 including managing farm stress and specific resources for COVID-19.
Mar. 19, 2020
Columbus, OHIO – Governor DeWine recently issued a state of emergency for the state of Ohio, and along with the Ohio Department of Health, has implemented a variety of strategies to reduce the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). To do our part in reducing risk to Ohio State University Extension employees or clientele, we have implemented a teleworking plan effective immediately, and all OSU Extension offices will be closed to the public until further notice.
Feb. 04, 2020
eFields is an Ohio State University program dedicated to advancing production agriculture through the use of field-scale research. Make plans to join us to learn about the 2019 study results from your area plusacross the state.
March 10, 2020: 6 – 9 p.m.
Location: Coshocton County Services Building – Room B100 724 South 7th Street Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: David Marrison
No cost to attend.
RSVP at: go.osu.edu/eFieldsMeeting
Jan. 16, 2020
Ohio State University (OSU) Extension, the outreach arm of the College of Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) will host the 7th Annual East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference. This year’s conference convenes on Thursday, March 19 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Jan. 16, 2020
Join OSU Extension Master Gardeners at our Annual Spring Workshop ! Hear from our Wonderful Experts: Janet Macunovich and Steven Nikkila Authors of Garden A to Z (gardenatoz.org) with over 30 years of experience planting, publishing, teaching, broadcasting, and more! and Master Gardener Nichole Schill, a Medina County Park Outdoor Educator and Naturalist, presenting "Achieving Color with Native Plants”
This year we will have refreshments and lunch provided by Williams on the Lake.
Dec. 19, 2019
TRACTOR SAFETY CERTIFICATION COURSE
Orientation Meeting – Saturday, February 1, 8:30-11:30 am
Classroom Sessions 1-6 – Saturdays, February 8 – March 14
Promptly start at 8:30 am and end at 12:30 pm, 1:00 pm on 3/14
Aug. 07, 2019
“Clean Sweep” is an opportunity for farmers to dispose of unwanted pesticides.
The pesticide collection and disposal service are free of charge, but only farm chemicals will be accepted. Paint, antifreeze, solvents, and household or non-farm pesticides will not be accepted.
Pesticide collections are sponsored by the department in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. To pre-register, or for more information, contact the Ohio Department of Agriculture at 614-728-6987.
Aug. 01, 2019
Discuss all the benefits and challenges faced during the last three years, including trends in arthropods and plant species on pasture plots; yield of poultry, vegetables with no added fertilizers, and inorganic pesticides; ecosystem services; and your questions and experience.