Program Areas

  1. 4-H Youth

    Preparing Youth for Success

    4-H is a non-formal educational, youth development program offered to individuals age 5 and in kindergarten to age 19. Ohio 4-H youth development reaches more than 240,000 youth each year – helping kids “learn by doing” through hands-on activities.

  2. Farmer’s Tax Guides – Tax Guidance for Your Farm Business

    Barry Ward, Director, OSU Income Tax Schools

    Leader, Production Business Management

    Do you need a resource to answer those tough farm tax questions? If so, you can access the Farmer’s Tax Guide (IRS Publication 225) online at:

  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.

    “Strong @ Heart” Email Wellness Challenge

    Heart disease is the number one cause of death for people in the United States. This fact does not come without hope. There are many things we can do each day to improve heart health. Educators with Ohio State University Extension are ready to help. Join us for this challenge to learn how to limit stress, increase activity, and eat for a healthy heart.

  5. food lesson

     Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) Introduces Virtual Youth Nutrition Series: 

    By: Diana Unger, Program Assistant, Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)

  6. Level 1 - Safe Food Handler Person In Charge (PIC)

    Safe Food Handler empowers employees as they learn how food becomes unsafe and what their role is in keeping food safe. ServSafe® is the industry standard for food safety education. Participants receive the ServSafe Food Handler Guide and Ohio Persin In Charge Training Certificate of Completion.


    To view a Zoom presentation click on a link below and enter the Access Password provided IF prompted - 

  8. family shopping

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