1. Applications for The Market Gardener Training Program are open!

    Oct. 28, 2019

    The Market Gardener Training Program (MGTP) is a training program offered by Ohio State University Extension’s Urban Agriculture Program in Cuyahoga County.  This ten-week program will provide a foundation for urban agriculture and small business development to prepare participants to start their own enterprises growing produce and other agricultural products for the market. Classes will meet Thursday evenings, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm, February 6th through April 9th.

  2. WIC Perks Program

    Oct. 08, 2019

    The Lakewood City Council recognized Lakewood Farmers’ Market, the MetroHealth System-Cuyahoga County Women, Infants and Children (WIC), and Ohio State University Extension for its successful partnership in piloting the WIC Perks program at their October 7th council meeting. During the meeting, Council presented a resolution thanking the partners for their dedication and success and embraced the goal of increasing access to fresh, local fruits and vegetables for families who experience food insecurity. 

  3. Youth Advocacy and Leadership Coalition Annual Teen Summit

    Jul. 19, 2019

    Save the date for the Youth Advocacy and Leadership Coalition’s Annual Teen Summit at Cleveland State University! We’ll have FREE workshops by teens and for teens!

    Saturday, September 28th

    10 am – 2pm

    Cleveland State University, Berkman Hall


  4. Third Annual 4-H Day at NASA Glenn Research Center

    Jun. 04, 2019

    The event is geared to inspire youth from kindergarten to 12th grade to become interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. This year's theme will be Celebrating the 50th Anniversay of Apollo.

  5. Dig In Training Program

    Mar. 22, 2019

    If you are thinking about starting a community garden in the future, take the Dig In! class now! It is a requirement to apply for the Summer Sprout program, Cleveland's community garden support program.

    Click here for more information


  6. Community Substance Awareness Summit

    Feb. 01, 2019

    The Community Substance Awareness Summit will be on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Baldwin Wallace College, Student Union- Strosacker Hall, 125 Tressel St. Berea, OH 44017 The event is free and open to the public. The summit is for youth(12 and older), family members, teachers, community members and youth serving professionals. Free parking behind Student Union. Lunch will be provided. Registration required. For more information click on the flyer below.

  7. We Have Moved!!

    Mar. 07, 2018

    New Address:
    Ohio State University Extension Cuyahoga County 
    12200 Fairhill Road, E. Bldg.
    Cleveland, OH  44120


  8. Interested in learning more about local “green” energy infrastructure?

    Sep. 20, 2017

    Follow the link to learn more about the FREE statewide event that features self-guided or open house tours highlighting homes, businesses, and public spaces that are utilizing green technologies.

  9. Produce Perks Material Drop off/pickup

    May. 10, 2017

    You may use the link below to request materials

  10. Welcome to Cuyahoga County Community Development!

    May. 10, 2017

    Ohio State University Extension brings the knowledge of The Ohio State University to your door. We fulfill the university’s land-grant mission by interpreting knowledge and research developed by the Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Ohio State, and other land-grant universities across the U.S., so that Ohioans can use the research-based information to better their lives, businesses, organizations, and communities.  

    For more information please visit: