Live Healthy Live Well Email Challenge
Sign Up Now for the “Think Green…It’s Not Just a Color” Spring Email Wellness Challenge Green with envy. Green around the gills. Do you have a green thumb? The grass is always greener on the other side. Go green or think green. These are common phrases yo ...
Garden Tip and Tricks So In-Soil and Raised Beds Get A Good Start
Spring is finally here (well, kinda of). The first day of Spring is past us and the outside temperature is slowly warming up! It almost time to start planting our vegetable gardens for the year. If you are new to gardening, I’ve listed some tips and tric ...
National Nutrition Month Turns 50. How Would You Fare On MyPlate Test?
Make good choices. It’s a favorite piece of advice teachers give their students. It also works well for deciding what foods we eat and how much exercise we fit into our schedule. National Nutrition Month, celebrated in March, stresses the importance of a ...
National Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Week
Twenty-five years ago Lyn Fisher and Martha Beck had a dream to establish a program to train gardening enthusiasts in research-based gardening techniques, then to use that knowledge to teach the general public. Lyn and Martha, had heard of such a program ...
Yellow Pie Plate Research Helps Families Resolve Heirloom Conflict
These last few weeks have been a treasure for me. I’ve had the privilege of working with my parents in cleaning out my grandparent’s home. Oh, there have been moments of “why did they keep this?” but then we’d find letters from Norway (written in Norwe ...
46 Gallons of Sap Makes 1 Gallon of Pancake Topper
Last weekend my family and I visited Malabar Farm located in Lucas, Ohio for their yearly maple syrup festival. This event takes you back in time to show you how they produced maple syrup centuries ago. You get to watch historical demonstrations, ride on ...
Mindful Wellness and Nature
Mindful wellness and Nature Worch Memorial Public Library- Thursday, April 27th at 2 p.m. Spending time outside is not only good for our physical health, it can also have positive effects on our mental health. Join Roseanne Scammahorn as she discusses the ...
Level 2 Food Safety Training Certification Exam and Online Training Meets Ohio Department of Health requirements for Level 2 Certification in Food Protection Don’t have the time to sit through a Level 2 Food Safety Training? Can’t find one near you? We ha ...
Next Scheduled Active Parenting Workshop: Ages 5-12 April 10, 11, 12, 13 (2023): Time: 9-11am During these 4 session virtual workshops, we use Active Parenting curriculum to introduce you to tools that may help you to raise responsible, confident child ...
OSU Extension and The Village Green Offers Program to Reduce Falls in Older Adults Darke County, OH – One in four older adults has a fall each year according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Wisconsin leads the nation in fall-re ...