Oct. 04, 2021
Looking for a fun way to support farm to school, Ohio farmers, and resilient communities? Join more than 300,000 Ohio youth and adults, and crunch into local apples at noon on Thursday, Oct. 14 at schools, early care sites, colleges, and hospitals across Ohio (and the region) to celebrate Farm to School Month and local food in cafeterias. It’s simple and easy to participate. Register online, purchase local apples, and crunch in October.
Jun. 28, 2021
Cleveland's community gardening program, Summer Sprout, is accepting applications for year 2022.
The application is in 3 parts. All three are due by July 28, 2021.
Applications have closed.
To learn more about the program go to the Summer Sprout webpage here.
Jun. 01, 2021
The Ohio State University Extension Master Gardener Program is a volunteer educational program designed to meet the horticultural needs of citizens of Ohio. Its purpose is to train volunteers and use their expertise to teach people more about plants, their culture, and their importance to the environment and our quality of life.
May. 14, 2021
The accomplishments detailed in this report focus on sustainable food systems, workforce development, health and wellness, and thriving across the lifespan. As we continue serving the community in 2021, we encourage you to spread the word or even join one of our workshops yourself to rediscover how the work of our 4-H, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Community Development, and Family and Consumer Sciences teams impact lives.
Apr. 05, 2021
The Ohio Department of Agriculture is working with OSU Extension to make seed samples available for people to garden. The seeds are packaged to provide one person seed to try out. They are not full seed packets. Each 9x6 envelope contains 3 sample-portions of 3 different seeds. Seeds types will include:
Contents of Victory Garden Seed Samples
(3 of the following 5)
Feb. 23, 2021
Cuyahoga County 4-H member Chloe Millard has been awarded the 2021 MLK Essay Contest award for 12th grade. Chloe responded to the following essay questions: When you were faced with a challenge or setback, what did you do? Did it bring out the best or the worst in you? How did you keep moving forward?
Feb. 04, 2021
Dig In! helps community members gain the knowledge and skills necessary to plan, design, and build a thriving and sustainable community garden. Please fill out one application per person. If you have any questions about the program or this application please contact Carrie Vollentine at OSU Extension at Vollentine.email@example.com or 330-599-7736.
This Class is a Requirement for New Garden Leaders as part of Summer Sprout Program.
Jan. 14, 2021
Topics include: winter, food science, health , weather, insects, red, white and boom, plants, outdoor, candy and more!!
Dec. 15, 2020
In an effort to keep our employees, volunteers, and communities safe, effective December 7, 2020, all OSU Extension-hosted meetings and events will be canceled, postponed, or held virtually until January 15, 2021. This includes 4-H club meetings and events, as well as Master Gardener Volunteer meetings and events.
Read more of the Stakeholder Guidance Here>>
Oct. 02, 2020
Join the Great Apple Crunch to celebrate Ohio Farmers, healthy kids and strong communities this October.