1. 2020 Local Impacts of EFNEP's Nutrition Education Program

    Nov. 08, 2020

    The Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) continues to make a difference in Stark County.  EFNEP is now 100% virtual offering the community free food and nutrition education in English and Spanish. Call Yvette Graham for more information (234) 348-6001  Check us out on social media.  Facebook EFNEPStark  Pinterest osuEFNEP

  2. Garden Stark Blog

    May. 19, 2020

    We are excited to announce the Garden Stark Blog. Heather Neikirk, Agriculture & Nature Resources Educator, created this blog to be use as a resource site for growing your own food. Check out the blog at

    If you have any questions, feel free to contact Heather at 234-348-6001 or 


  3. USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP)

    Jun. 22, 2020

    The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to fill the gap when children lose access to meals when schools are closed. Most often this occurs during summer vacation. However, during school closures related to the pandemic, meals are also being made available. You have the opportunity to supplement the food you have at home with meals and snacks for your children from local schools and community organizations.

  4. OSU Extension In the City

    Apr. 30, 2020

    Connecting The Ohio State University to Ohioans. OSU Extension is far reaching in the urban community.  With 11.7 million residents, Ohio is the seventh most populous state in the nation. More than 50% of Ohio residents live in 10 of the 88 counties. Ohio State University has a presence in all Ohio communitities and continues to advance engagment with rural, suburban and urban Ohioans. Check out the 2019 City Highlights Report.


  5. Economic Challenges Families Face: Free Financial Education

    Apr. 08, 2020

    Do you have a financial question? You’re not alone! OSU Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Healthy Finances professionals are sensitive to the economic challenges families and their communities are facing during the COVID-19 pandemic. For some, the loss of jobs has greatly affected families and their communities. For others, it is declining health along with inadequate health insurance coverage that puts their economic well-being and quality of life at risk. Whatever the situation, we are here to help.

  6. 2020 Census

    Apr. 02, 2020

    Complete Your 2020 Census Today!

    The census is a count of every person who lives in the United States and its territories. It happens every 10 years. In early 2020, you are asked to count everyone in your home as of April 1. Responding to the 2020 Census is a chance for you to shape your future.

    2020 CENSUS FAQ Sheet

  7. OSU Extension-Stark County Temporarily Closed

    Mar. 19, 2020

    March 18, 2020


    LOCAL CONTACT: Heather Neikirk


    Office phone: 330-832-9856, ext. 3476

    OSU Extension offices throughout Ohio will implement teleworking options for staff amid current coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak concerns

  8. 4-H Gives Back

    Mar. 19, 2020

    4-H Gives Back

    Remember that Restaurants that donated to your Fundraiser of Charity. Now they need your help.

    Do a pick-up or order out!

  9. TSC discount day for Ohio families on October 5

    Sep. 25, 2019

    Ohio is one of only four states being offered a TSC discount day.  Please share the attached flyer with your 4-H families to be used at TSC on October 5.

                  Be sure to visit TSC on October 5 for 4-H & FFA Discount Day. Take the flyer and receive 20% off apparel, 10% off feed and some other great deals!

    Click here for the coupon

    Next up: TSC Fall Paper Clover program, October 9-20

  10. Stark County 4-H Volunteer Banquet scheduled for October 23

    Sep. 19, 2019

    Stark County 4-H Volunteer Banquet will be on October 23 at Pike Grange. Arrive at 6:45 pm and dinner will start at 7:00 pm

    Click here to RSVP