Nov. 21, 2014
In celebration of 100 years of Extension. Hoof-It 100 Family Scavenger Hunt drew nearly 100 participants to learn more about Extension and the Stark County Fair. See photos of the event.
Hoof-It 100 Family Scavenger Hunt @Stark County Fair #Ext100years
Nov. 12, 2014
OSU Extension of Stark County has been actively engaged as a team in a wide variety of efforts focused on building the county’s community, local and regional food system to address strategic issues focused on health, wellness, nutrition, hunger and food access, procurement, and farm to fork education. Programs include Farm to School planning, education & grant support, marketing support of local farmer’s markets, community food project initiative, community & backyard garden and urban agriculture development, support & education, and direct marketing and entrepreneurial...
Sep. 22, 2014
Celebrating the significant accomplishments and deep impact that OSU Extension has had on communities and in the lives of Ohioans provides a great springboard for the future. A significant component of Ohio’s celebration in 2014 will be a year-long process focused on our future. The primary work this year will center on futuring – asking questions about and envisioning the long-term future of OSU Extension as well as the role the organization should play in shaping and positively impacting Ohio and Ohio residents.
Sep. 14, 2014
The Molly Caren Agricultural Center near London, Ohio is home to the Farm Science Review (FSR), which attracts more than 140,000 visitors from all over the United States and Canada, who come for three days to peruse 4,000 product lines from 600 commercial exhibitors and learn the latest in agricultural production. The educational programs feature Ohio State and Purdue specialists and are second to none in the agricultural exhibition world.
Mar. 06, 2014
The 100-year anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which officially created the national Cooperative Extension System, will be celebrated in 2014. Activities this year will highlight our past and focus on the current application of Cooperative Extension’s mission and vision as we move into our next century.