Oct. 17, 2018
Enjoy your apples & have a GREAT LAKES APPLE CRUNCH! Together we celebrate and encourage the use of healthy, locally-grown foods across the Great Lakes Region. We Crunch together to support our local farmers, to be healthy eaters, and to build strong communities across our state and region. Happy National Farm to School Month!
Join Us In The Great Lakes Apple Crunch!
Aug. 14, 2018
Washington County Master Gardener Volunteers presenting Homegrown Harvest Horticulture Series
Jun. 13, 2018
ServSafe® FOOD SAFETY TRAINING
Next class begins August 7 - see registration flyer for details.
The Ohio Department of Health requires all food service facilities licensed at a ‘Risk Level 3 or 4’ to have at least one staff person who has completed an ODH approved Level 2 Food Safety training.
Jun. 11, 2018
Do you want to: Save money on food? Make healthy meals? Find new recipes? Get FREE groceries?
If so, join us for a FREE course!
In Cooking Matters, you'll:
Prepare delicious, new recipes in a fun setting
Learn to get your family excited about healthy eating
Learn tricks to buy healthy food on a budget
Take home FREE groceries after each lesson
Receive a guide with 60+ delicious, low-cost, family-friendly recipe
This course is free to adults over 18 and will be held:
Jun. 11, 2018
The office hours have changed.
We are now open Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:30pm.
Apr. 11, 2018
When? April 9, 2018 – May 21, 2018
What does it cost? Nothing – Participation is Free!
Who can participate? Any adult with an email account
Includes? E-mail challenge messages sent 2 times per week, a health tracking log, and many encouraging tips!
Why? To become a Super You! and to improve your health and wellness this spring!
Feb. 14, 2018
2018 Grazing School is a series of meetings designed to teach the principles of Management Intensive Grazing. Management Intensive Grazing is a systems approach that helps you better utilize grazed forages. If you raise livestock, and utilize pasture to feed them during the year, then Management Intensive Grazing can help you become more profitable.
Feb. 13, 2018
The 4-H Open House is a fun-filled evening of games, prizes, robotics, small animals, 4-H membership information (gradesK-12) and camp fundraising opportunities. Each station will provide interactive and hands-on activities to engage the children and adults.
Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018
Location: Jr. Fair Building on the Washington County Fairgrounds
Feb. 13, 2018
2018 OSU Extension Summer Internship Program Application now available
2018 Summer Internship
Whether you are passionate about food issues, agriculture, helping youth, the environment, or healthy people and communities, there is an internship opportunity for you! Interns can apply to work in one of 13 locations throughout Ohio.
Feb. 06, 2018
Winter Gardening Series Speakers, Dates, and Times
232 Third Street, Marietta OH
January 21 1:30: Marcus McCartney - “Soil Improvement” 2:45: Bob Rothwell - “Composting”
January 28 1:30: George Banzinger- “Veggie Tales” 2:45: OSU Master Gardener Panel "Seed Sowing and Saving"
February 18 1:30: Ann Bonner - “Backyard Tree Care and Urban Forestry” 2:45: Carrie Brown - “Growing Native Trees from Seed”
February 25 1:30: Jason White - “Entomology” 2:45: Katy Lustofin - "Pollinator Habitats"