National 4-H Week / October 5 – 11, 2014
Recently I attended a program where three high school 4-H members shared with an audience of about fifty people the wonderful benefits that they all gained through the Butler County 4-H program. Each one said something that caught my attention as I liste ...
Harvesting Your Own Garden Seeds
My absolute favorite meeting of our Master Gardeners’ group is the November seed exchange. Seed harvesting is an old industry that many of us do not think much about anymore. Now we typically order seeds from seed catalogues or buy them from seed racks. ...
Parents, Find Your Oxygen Mask
When sitting on an airplane waiting for take-off, have you ever put much thought into why flight attendants instruct parents travelling with young children to put on their oxygen mask first before putting it on their small children? Quite simply, in order ...
Volunteering Is Good for the Soul
With fall harvest almost completed, the changing colors of the leaves and with black Friday coming up soon many realize that 2014 is coming to a close soon. My kids have already started telling me what they want Santa to bring them for Christmas. No rea ...
Teens Awards Kick-off Night
Reservations are required no later than Wednesday, December 3rd by 4:30 pm, call 740-474-7534 ...
Local Food Systems- Idea Starter
Get Involved in Local Foods Everybody eats. Period. Some of us prefer hamburgers. Some like veggies. But what we eat is only the beginning. Increasingly, interest in where our foods are grown and processed has emerged. As numerous grass roots organization ...
Middle Great Miami Watershed Alliance
MGM Watershed Alliance- A Wise Use of Resources The Middle Great Miami Watershed Alliance promotes the wisest use of our land and water resources for the present and for future generations. As a sponsoring agency of the Alliance, Miami County Extension wo ...
OSUE Annual Conference- Pickaway County Office Closed
Our Annual Conference provides an opportunity for all Extension professionals to: Share and broaden their knowledge of the scholarship of Extension work and university research. Build relationships between Extension professionals and university faculty to ...
Junior Fair Steer Weigh-In
4-H and FFA members/parents must bring the steer calves to the weigh-in to be eligible to show the steer(s) at the Pickaway County Fair in 2015. This weigh in is mandatory. ...
EFNEP (Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program) is a free nutrition education program offered in several counties in Ohio for low-income adults with children and youth. Program assistants use interactive discussions and hands-on activities to guide ...