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 ...
Master Gardener Volunteers Present 2023 Spring Make It Take It Event
The Champaign County Master Gardener Volunteers are hosting their 2023 Spring Make It Take It event! Held at the County Community Center auditorium on Saturday May 6, the theme for this event is all about Pollinators. Two planting sessions will be held ...
MGV Spring Make It Take It
The Master Gardener Volunteers are once again presenting a Make It Take It event to the community. The theme of the spring 2023 session is Pollinator Plants. Participants will make a Pollinator Flower container with the choice of sun or shade plants. T ...
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 ...
Pork Council Banquet
All 2022 swine exhibitors/families and buyers, all Hall of Fame members, Pork Barn volunteers/friends, are invited to this annual event. Please RSVP at the office by 3/16/23. ...