Feb. 02, 2018
Master Gardeners of Greene County - College Student Scholarship Available
The Master Gardeners of Greene County is a volunteer organization teaching environmentally sound, research based gardening and horticultural related practices to the citizens of Greene County under the auspices of the Ohio State University Extension Office of Greene County.
Jan. 18, 2018
Do you know of a food pantry or meal site in Greene County? Help the Greene County Local Foods Council create a Food Pantry and Meal Site database. Any information you can provide on a food pantry or meal site in your area would be greatly appreciated. A survey to add information is available here. Please respond by February 15, 2018.
Jan. 10, 2018
Thanks to a mini-grant provided by Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and Cardinal Health, we are hosting two free sessions of Generation Rx: Safe Medication Practices for Life - Drug Abuse Prevention Training for Educators.
Both sessions are on March 7th, at 9:00 am or 1:00 pm.
For more information, click here: Generation Rx Flyer
Jan. 04, 2018
Join us for a multi-county volunteer and 4-H club officer training in February.
There are many volunteer break out sessions and Collegiate 4-H is conducting the officer training. Don't miss this great opportunity!
Click here for a flyer on the sessions and how to register.
Dec. 18, 2017
Here is the information needed for all volunteers. New for 2018, volunteers who have been active volunteers in at least 2016 and 2017 are able to complete a training online. Here is a document with the volunteer training dates in person and then the online training information. Please let us know if you have any questions! Click here for more information.
Dec. 08, 2017
Pesticide and Fertilizer Re-Certification training will be held Monday, March 12, 2018 at our Extension Office. You can easily register online at http://www.cvent.com/d/3tqphr
The event starts off with one hour of fertilizer credit training at 12:30. Private pesticide credits are available starting at 1:30 for Core, 1, 2, 3 & 6. Video recertification is available for categories 4 & 5.
Nov. 09, 2017
We are so excited to share that for the 2018 4-H year we are using 4-H Online for enrollment. Please visit oh.4honline.com using Safari, Firefox, or Google Chrome (not Internet Explorer) and complete the directions. We have helpful links and videos posted here on our website. Please click here. Please contact the office with any questions! We are so excited to be using this. All youth and volunteers should be completing this.
May. 31, 2017
Please join us for our upcoming Local Food Council action plan meeting on june 22nd.. We will address how your key themes and ideas will be implemented.
We will determine action plans, and from that establish working groups to address these issues.Leadership nominations will be accepted.
THURSDAY, JUNE 22nd
May. 26, 2017
Are you interested in improving balance, flexibility and strength? Many older adults experience concerns about falling and restrict their activities. A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to manage falls and increase activity levels by emphasizing practical stretegies to mmanage falls. This program can be presented at your location or at our office. Contact Melanie Hart at 937-372-9971, ext. 112 or Brenda Sandman-Stover at 937-372-9971, ext. 116 for more information.
Dec. 15, 2016
The Veterinary Feed Directive (VFD) goes into effect on January 1 2017.