1. 4-H Open House & Spring Project Fair

    Feb. 22, 2023

    Save the Date for the 2023 Spring Project Fair and 4-H Open House, held on Thursday, March 9th from 5:30-7:30 PM at the Jackson County Fairgrounds. Bring your kiddos and come have some fun!

    The event is open to all youth, 4-H members and not, to learn more about 4-H projects, opportunities, and more. There will be games, activities, prizes, and even live animals!

  2. Final 4-H Volunteer Training

    Feb. 03, 2023

    FINAL Volunteer Training: 

    Have YOU completed 4-H Volunteer Training Yet?

  3. Now Hiring: 4-H Program Assistant!

    Feb. 03, 2023

    Jackson County OSU Extension is Hiring a 4-H Program Assistant! 

  4. Graduating Seniors! Order your 4-H Graduation Chords by April 1st!

    Jan. 26, 2023

    Graduating Seniors! Order your 4-H Graduation Chords by April 1st!
  5. Jackson County Looking to Add a Master Gardener Program

    Jan. 25, 2023

    Have you heard of the Master Gardener Volunteer program that is offered by Ohio State University Extension? If you haven’t, Master Gardeners is a volunteer program that provides an intensive training in horticulture for the experienced and inexperienced volunteer in gardening. The program was founded in 1972 in Seattle Washington by an extension agent that wanted to create a strong, garden-based group to help spread education and research-based information to the public.

  6. Submit Your 2023 Jackson County Junior Fair Theme Suggestions!

    Jan. 24, 2023

    Submit Your 2023 Jackson County Junior Fair Theme Suggestions!

    Submissions due by April 15th!

  7. Livestock Breeder Contact Information Needed!

    Jan. 19, 2023

    Livestock Breeder Contact Information Needed!

    In an effort to help new and returning 4-H and FFA families find livestock projects for the Jackson County Fair, we are collecting information to put together a Breeder's List for each species to share with our community. If you or a breeder you know are interested in being added to the list to share with these exhibitors, please add your information below:

  8. Reminder: New 4-H Volunteer Applications Due January 31st!

    Jan. 05, 2023

    New Volunteer Enrollment Application (CLICK HERE) - Due by January 31, 2023

  9. Keeping Livestock Warm during Extreme Winter Cold

    Dec. 23, 2022

    Keeping Livestock Warm during Extreme Winter Cold

    Worried about keeping your livestock warm during these record cold conditions? Jackson County OSU Extension has put together a few helpful tips to keep your herds warm and dry all winter season long! 

    Although most livestock animals are well adapted to cold weather, extreme cold requires new ways of thinking about protecting them. Environment, food, & water are essential for keeping your livestock alive during winter storm conditions.

  10. December 4-H Newsletter Available!

    Dec. 01, 2022

    The December Jackson County 4-H Newsletter is now available! 

    Check out the newsletter on the 4-H Newsletters page