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 ...
Farm Assistant Internship
The Western Ag Station is looking for a farm assistant intern for this Summer. For more information, see attached. ...
Upcoming Spring Break Programs
There are three Spring Break study abroad programs coming up for 2024! See below for more information. Chile: Agriculture and Agroecosystems Human and Animal Interactions Panama: Through the Lense of AgriCulture, Sustainability and Diversity ...
COBA/Select Sires Scholarship
The COBA/Select Sires Board of Directors wishes to recognize the efforts and aspirations of college students from member-owner-customer herds in our North and Southwest territories. The board of directors has set aside scholarship funds that will be award ...
April 17th, 2023
Welcome to Week 15! ...
SAVE THE DATE FOR JR. CHEFS!
The Extension Office is excited to have two weeks of Jr. Chefs this summer. The theme for this year is "Cooking Across America". Perfect for ages 6-12! Be on the lookout for signups on the Miami County Extension Facebook page and our website: M ...
Christine Snowden’s exit seminar
Christine Snowden’s exit seminar on April 7, 2023 at 9am in 212 Animal Sciences and Zoom. She will be presenting Advancing the Knowledge of Ohio's Pork Producers through a Train the Trainer Program focused on Foreign Animal Disease Preparedness. Zoom ...
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 ...