Program Areas

  1. 4-H Youth

    As of this writing, Ohio 4-H is still meeting virtually – no in person events/activities.  

    I will learn more on Friday morning with our State 4-H call. I will communicate what I learn with Main Advisors that afternoon.  Meanwhile, here are some items to do and some to consider.

  2. Ag Labor Shortage Crisis

    OSU Extension Educator, Suzanne Mills-Wasniak, spoke with Penny Marshall from Dayton 24-7 Now regarding the Ag Labor Shortage Crisis.  To watch the entire interview go to:

  3. Advancing Employment and Income Opportunities

    OSU Extension is a leader in community development education and an unbiased partner as strategies are implemented to achieve community and organizational goals.

    Our community development professionals enhance the well-being of communities and neighborhoods via interactive and collaborative partnerships with local businesses and organizations, community leaders and local officials.

  4. Shoppers at a local farmers market.

    SAVE (Sustainable Action through Video Engagement)

    Hiking and Sustainability is part of the SAVE (Sustainable Action through Video Engagement) video series. This video series focuses on helping people live more sustainably within their homes and communities and promote simple everyday actions people can take to conserve.

    To watch the video click the link below:

  5. food lesson

    Gem City Market

    Gem City Market here in Montgomery County is a Produce Perks participating market.  Check out this special deal to get free produce.

    For more information about Produce Perks and participating locations by zip code, check out

  6. Ohio Person-In-Charge (PIC)

    If you are interested in an Ohio Person-In-Charge course (what used to be Level 1) , contact Pat Holmes  There is an online option available that is Ohio Department of Health approved. The Certificate is good for 3 years.

  7. How to become a Master Gardener Volunteer:
  8. family shopping

    The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education: Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention Grant Program (SNAP-Ed)