News

  1. Food Preservation Office Hours

    May. 21, 2020

  2. Important 4-H updates regarding COVID-19

    Apr. 24, 2020

  3. Chow Line: Keeping food fresh longer amid corona virus pandemic

    Apr. 13, 2020

    I’m only shopping once or twice a month now, as I abide by the Ohio Stay at Home Order during the COVID-19 pandemic. How can I make sure my food lasts as long as possible so that I don’t have to keep going back to the store?

    Your question is on the minds of many people nationwide, as the majority of the country continues efforts to flatten the curve and lessen the spread of COVID-19. In Ohio, for example, on April 2, the Stay at Home Order was extended to May 1.

  4. Financial Questions? We've got Answers!

    Mar. 31, 2020

  5. COVID-19: Resources for Farmers

    Mar. 20, 2020

    See the below links for the following information:

    Covid-19 Tax Implications for Farmers

    Questions regarding Covid-19 on Farms with Employees

  6. OSU Extension, Jackson County office Closed: Effective March 18th

    Mar. 20, 2020

    OSU Extension offices throughout Ohio will implement teleworking options for staff amid current coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak concerns. See link below for the official press release.

    https://jackson.osu.edu/sites/jackson/files/imce/OSU%20Extension%20Jackson%20County-COVID%2019%20Press%20Release.03-18-2020.pdf

  7. Important 4-H Updates Regarding COVID-19

    Feb. 19, 2020

    UPDATE (4-7-20)

    RE: Recent 4-H Updates Regarding COVID-19

    Dear 4-H Families, Volunteers and Supporters,

    We received a difficult update (below) from Ohio 4-H just before 4 p.m. today.  While this news is not what we planned and hoped for, we are resilient and will continue to find ways to offer positive youth development to our members.

  8. East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference

    Jan. 17, 2020

    The seventh annual East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference will be March 19 at R. G. Drage Career Technical Center in Massillon. Last year over 100 women from across Ohio attended.  This year’s program will feature 18 break-out sessions in 5 tracks presented by OSU Extension educators, farmers, and partner agencies including: Business & Finance, Plants & Animals, Communication, Home & Family and Special Interest.

  9. Rural Landowner Conference December 7th

    Nov. 05, 2019

    Rural Landowner Conference December 7th

                With the needs and concerns of the areas rural landowners in mind the area’s first Rural Landowner Conference will be hosted on December 7th at the OSU South Centers in Piketon, Ohio.  The event aims to provide landowners with important information about existing programs and resources as well as address some common major concerns.

  10. OHIO SHEEP AND HAY DAY

    May. 24, 2019

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