1. We Are Hiring! Fight Hunger in the CLE!

    Nov. 15, 2022

    Apply here:

  2. Market Gardener Training Program

    Jul. 29, 2022

    Applications for 2022 Closed

    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 Tuesday evenings, from 6:00 – 8:30 pm, September 20th through November 22nd.

  3. Summer Sprout, Cleveland's Community Gardening Program, Is Accepting Applications for 2023

    Jul. 11, 2022

    The application is in 3 parts. All three are due by 5pm on August 12th, 2022. Only COMPLETE applications will be considered. If assistance is required to complete the application, please contact Britiny Hubbard at (330) 599-7736 or

  4. Cuyahoga County Area Leader and Program Director, Nicole Debose, wins National Urban Extension Leaders Award

    Jun. 10, 2022

    The National Urban Extension Leaders Award recognizes Extension leaders who have made exceptional contributions to urban programming. This year's NUEL Award winner is Nicole Debose, Area Leader and Program Director for Ohio State Extension in Cuyahoga County. Read the complete article here.

  5. Summer Sprout Gardening Program Turns Rookies into Pros

    May. 05, 2022

    Read or view News 5 Cleveland's article on our Summer Sprout Program here.

  6. Discover 4-H

    Mar. 14, 2022

    Every wonder what 4-H is all about?

    Join us on Saturday, March 19, 2022 10:00am-12:00pm at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, Arts and Crafts Building, to find out!

    See flyer

  7. Applications for Dig In!

    Feb. 09, 2022

    The application for the 2022 Dig In! Community Garden Training is now available. The application closes on March 16th, please share widely with anyone who may be interested. Notice of acceptance into the program will be sent by March 23rd.

  8. Cuyahoga County Extension Survey

    Nov. 22, 2021

    Have you participated in one of our programs or events? Have you thought about it? We want your help deciding what trainings and events we offer in the future! Please complete this short survey by Friday, December 3rd. Click link below for survey.



  9. Free Thanksgiving Turkeys and More Holiday Offers

    Nov. 16, 2021

    Here is a list of our community partners giving away free turkeys this holiday season.

    View PDF Flyer

  10. Emergency Assistance is Available for Families Affected by COVID-19

    Nov. 09, 2021

    Emergency Assistance is temporarily available for families affected by COVID-19, through the Prevention, Retention, and Contingency (PRC) program with Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) funding. While limited funding is available, individuals meeting eligibility requirements may receive funds to help meet essential needs in the form of a voucher.

    The deadline to apply is November 19, 2021.