Ohio Victory Gardens
Ohio Victory Gardens Can you dig it?! We’re excited to partner with the Ohio Department of Agriculture to give out FREE sample seed starter packets to 300 people! Please stop by the following locations to pick up carrot, cucumber, lettuce and sunflower ...
4-H Provides Life and Leadership Skills
Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE Did you know there are more than 220 4-H projects for kids? And just what is 4-H? Since 1902, 4-H youth development has been a key program that helps youth learn basic life skills, subjec ...
Kroger now accepts EBT payments
Westerville, OH (April 17, 2023) – The Kroger Columbus Division announced that it now accepts EBT payment for all online grocery orders. EBT payments are now enabled for digital orders, too. [Read more...] ...
Ag in the Classroom
Download a transcript of this video (in process) ABOUT THIS EPISODE Did you know that students in 70+ Columbus City Schools practice some form of gardening?! If kids grow it, they are more likely to try it; and then they are more likely to like it and req ...
Wild Parsnip: Look But Don't Touch
Wild Parsnip: Look But Don’t Touch Author Joe Boggs Published on April 4, 2023 Management The acute skin reaction to the wild parsnip sap means this non-native invasive weed should not be allowed to grow where it can be easily contacted by people. Lan ...
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The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming language such as pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute workshop provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in evaluating candidates and identify factors that ...