Backyard Food Production Program
This event is FREE and open to the public. The program will be held at the USDA Service Center in Hopedale (across from the fire hall). The OSU Extension Master Gardener Volunteers have put together a no-till garden for all to enjoy and learn some hands-o ...
Research in View (RiV) Training
Especially for those who will already be in Columbus on October 22 for the New Employee Welcome Festival, the Program Development and Evaluation (PDE) unit is inviting program personnel to attend training on the basics of using Research in View. Come get ...
County Director Assessment Center
Deadline to Order Jr. Fair Turkeys and Chicks
NEW – Since the January / February 4-H newsletter was sent out, the process to order Jr Fair turkeys and chicks has changed! To order your turkeys and chicks you must go online to http://go.osu.edu/WaynePoultry (CaSe SEnsiTIvE link). 4-H and FFA members c ...
Attracting Wild Birds- Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Attracting Wild Birds - The Cornell Lab of Ornithology http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZDdqCNQ0C4&feature=bf_prev&list=ECE02AF25046CE2E69 ...
Catching Fish, Making Memories- Passport to Fishing Instructors Needed
Many OCVN's from across the state already support this program, but more certified instructors are needed to help the Ohio Department of Natural Resources get the word out about Fishing! This video shows how much fun fishing is for Kids! http://vim ...
Butler County added to State Quarantine Issued to Protect Ohio's Walnut Trees from Thousand Cankers Disease- Dec 26, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE ADDS BUTLER COUNTY TO THOUSAND CANKERS DISEASE QUARANTINE State taking measures to protect Ohio’s walnut trees REYNOLDSBURG, OH (Dec. 19, 2013) – In an effort to protect the trees of Ohio, the O ...
BATS: Fact or Fiction?
Marne Titchenell- Wildlife Program Specialist with the Ohio State Extension shares some interesting facts regarding bats that inhabit the Buckeye State. Did You Know?- Bats are the #1 predator of night flying insects- Bats consume 30-50 % of their Body ...
The Endangered Timber Rattlesnake
Timber Rattlesnake, Crotalus horridus, Scioto Co., OH August 18, 2012 http://vimeo.com/84218006 Eastern America's Fading Music- Castanet of the Woods by Nancy Stranahan- Arc of Appalachia Preserve System http://www.arcofappalachia.org/nature-notes/ti ...
Hummingbird Feeders- A Helping Hand for the Long Journey Ahead
Flower and nectar supplies for hummingbirds and butteflies have been very good this summer due to the abundant rain and cooler than normal temperatures most of the state has experienced. It is not too late to give our hummingbird friends a "helping ...