Undergrad Represents Ohio at National Convention
Sustainable Plant Systems Major Colin Barclay has been selected to represent the State of Ohio at the National FFA Organization (formerly Future Farmers of America). Colin is the state candidate for the role of National Officer within the organization. It ...
Turfgrass Science Alumni in MLB Playoffs
The Cincinnati Reds are hosting the Major League Baseball playoffs at Great American Ball Park this month and several HCS Turfgrass Management alumni are front and center. From left to right: Derrick Grubbs, Assistant Head Groundskeeper (BS 2004); Doug Ga ...
Deadline to Order Jr. Fair Turkeys and Chicks
NEW – Since the January / February 4-H newsletter was sent out, the process to order Jr Fair turkeys and chicks has changed! To order your turkeys and chicks you must go online to http://go.osu.edu/WaynePoultry (CaSe SEnsiTIvE link). 4-H and FFA members c ...
HCS Alumni Brad Bergefurd Receives the Shirley Brooks Jones Award
Brad Bergefurd has been an Extension educator and horticulturist at the OSU South Centers in Piketon since 1992. The Shirley Brooks Jones Award is given to one who promotes the college's core values and goals. The college's core values are disco ...
OSU Agronomic Crop Internship in Darke County
The Ohio State University Agronomic Crops Team is starting a new summer program in 2015 aimed at providing a rich training experience to undergraduate students in a wide diversity of disciplines related to agronomic crop research. These Agronomic Crop Res ...
Comparing Ohio’s Proposed Algae Control Legislation
Senate and House bills on algae control differ On March 10, the Ohio House of Representatives passed H.B. 61, a proposal to address Ohio’s toxic algae issues. Last month, the Ohio Senate approved a bill on the same issue, but with several points of diff ...
4-H Green Discount Cards
The green cards are HERE! They sell for $10...the club keeps $5 from every card sold, and the Advisory Council, which supports youth programming in Seneca County, gets $5 from each one. This year, we're welcoming three new businesses to the cards! Th ...
Spring Clean Your Wellness Routine
2015 Spring Live Healthy Live Well Email Challenge. Please join us as we Spring Clean Your Wellness Routine. ...
Help Wanted: Summer 4-H Assistant Position Now Available
The Wayne County Extension Office is planning to hire a Summer 4-H Assistant / Intern. This position will be a temporary full-time position running from Mid-May to Mid-August. The successful candidate will assist the office in planning, preparing, and ...
2015 4-H Enrollment Deadline
Please note that many 4-H club advisors set an earlier deadline to receive enrollments so they have time to go through them, alphabetize them, and prepare to submit them to the Extension Office by 4:30 pm on April 1st. Youth and parents should contact th ...