National Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Week
Twenty-five years ago Lyn Fisher and Martha Beck had a dream to establish a program to train gardening enthusiasts in research-based gardening techniques, then to use that knowledge to teach the general public. Lyn and Martha, had heard of such a program ...
Yellow Pie Plate Research Helps Families Resolve Heirloom Conflict
These last few weeks have been a treasure for me. I’ve had the privilege of working with my parents in cleaning out my grandparent’s home. Oh, there have been moments of “why did they keep this?” but then we’d find letters from Norway (written in Norwe ...
46 Gallons of Sap Makes 1 Gallon of Pancake Topper
Last weekend my family and I visited Malabar Farm located in Lucas, Ohio for their yearly maple syrup festival. This event takes you back in time to show you how they produced maple syrup centuries ago. You get to watch historical demonstrations, ride on ...
Camp Program Director In-Service
Making Maple Syrup
Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE Did you know Ohio State makes maple syrup?! In a 19-acre woods on the Ohio State Mansfield campus, researchers, Extension specialists, instructors, and others are collecting sap from a va ...
"Think Green.... It's Not Just a Color" Spring Email Wellness Challenge
Sign Up Now for the “Think Green…It’s Not Just a Color” Spring Email Wellness Challenge Green with envy. Green around the gills. Do you have a green thumb? The grass is always greener on the other side. Go green or think green. These are common phrases yo ...
Consider Using Tax Refund As A Safety net For Later In The Year
I was at a meeting recently where some interesting research was shared. In essence, Duke University and the company that makes a tax program reached out to more than 900,000 individuals concerning their tax refund. They included a motivational message o ...
Fruit Tree Workshop and DSU Banquet Dates and Info
Dairy Service Unit Banquet, Tree Fruit Workshop Please join us for an evening of food and fellowship as we acknowledge the dairy industry of Wayne and Ashland Counties. The evening highlights include award presentations for dairy management, dairy product ...
2023 Hardin County Goat Banquet
The fourth annual Hardin County Goat Banquet will be held on Sunday, April 23 at the Family Center of the Christian Missionary Alliance Church located at 15436 State Route 309 in Kenton. Registration and seating will open at 4:30 pm with the public invite ...
Best Management Practice Field Day
Free, one-day event to learn about phosphorus usage, the environment, and strategies to save on fertilizer. Farmers, other producers, and Extension educators are welcome to attend. There will be presentations with experts, lunch with an economist, poster ...