2023 Communications Contest
All Darke County 4-H members, including Cloverbuds, are invited to participate in the 2023 Darke County 4-H Communications Contest. The contest will be held Thursday, June 22, 7pm, Extension Office. This year's event includes Health and Safety Spea ...
An Ode to Spring Semester 2023
Time sure flies when you're having fun! We wanted to slow down for a second and share just a few highlights from our department this past spring... ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 12
Soils and Soil Health
Turfgrass Science at OSU
The Ohio State University (OSU) is proud to offer a Turfgrass Science program. Turfgrass science (sometimes referred to as turfgrass management) is an integrated program that studies the grasses used to enhance our environment. Turf reduces glare, noise ...
Agroecology focuses on understanding and applying ecological principles in crop production to integrate natural biological cycles and controls, make efficient use of resources, enhance environmental quality, and increase biodiversity. Please note that Ag ...
Agronomy is the application of biological, chemical and physical principles to crops and cropping systems to increase their efficiency in converting light and supplemental resources into food, feed and fiber products. You’ll learn to effectively regulate ...
Horticulture is the application of scientific principles to grow vegetables, fruits, ornamental plants, and landscape design, as well as business principles to sell the commodities. You’ll learn basic characteristics of a wide variety of plants; includin ...
Plant Biosciences is a broad study of plant biology including plant form and function, diversity, reproduction, evolution, and uses of plants. Please note that Plant Biosciences is a specialization of our Sustainable Plant Systems (SPS) major. In Sustain ...
Professional Golf Management
Majoring in Professional Golf Management (PGM) will set you up for a successful career in the golf industry. The goal of this program is to assist you in becoming a PGA member and is the only program of this type in the state of Ohio. You’ll gain real-wor ...