Apr. 19, 2018
Welcome new and returning 4-H Families! We are excited to be starting another year of fun and learning.
Information about the 4-H Program, upcoming events, and deadlines are posted online here and also on our Facebook page under "Sandusky County Ohio 4-H." Check our the Newsletters, Forms, Handbook & Resources page for important program information!
Mar. 28, 2017
4-H Season has begun in Sandusky County. Enrollment is due Monday April 2nd. Please contact the Extension Office or your club advisor for additional information or select the 4-H Youth Development link on the left for access to our online resources. We look forward to another great year of exciting learning experiences with all our members
Jan. 06, 2017
Sandusky County 4-H will be holding training for all current and new 4-H volunteers. Please plan on attending one of the four scheduled meetings. See attached flyer for more information and meeting dates.
Sep. 29, 2016
2016 Sandusky County Plat Books are NOW AVAILABLE to purchase. Cost: $20 plus tax. (all proceeds benefit the 4-H program)
Stop by the Sandusky County Extension Office, Monday- Thursday and pick one up.
May. 25, 2016
Are you interested in food and gardening? If so, you may be eligible to participate in a gardening & nutrition study. Nationwide Children's Hospital and The Ohio State University are studying health and picking fruits and vegetables at a local farm. Adolescents and their caregivers will receive FREE fresh fruits, vegetables, and education for 3 months during the summer.
Apr. 14, 2016
OSU Extension, Sandusky County along with North Central Agricultural Research Station will be hosting a Vegetable Workshop Series, the 2nd Thursday of each month: April - October. The workshop will begin at 7:00am with a catered breakfast and industry updates, followed with a featured guest speaker and ending with a field walk and networking. The events will be held at the NCARS office. No RSVP needed and no cost to attend. Please see attached flyer for more details.
Feb. 03, 2016
This two session workshop, which will be held April 6 and 13, 2016, is structured to help farm families develop a succession plan for their farm business. Attend and learn ways to increase family communication and strategies to successfully transfer management skills and the farm’s business assets from one generation to the next. This workshop will challenge farm families to actively plan for the future of the farm business. There will be work and conversations that should take place between the two sessions that will help move the farm forward in the process of farm transition and...
Nov. 18, 2015
The effects of Ohio’s unprecedented oil and gas boom will be seen far beyond the 1,600 horizontal wells now dotting the landscape in eastern Ohio. Authorities say the pipelines that will crisscross the state and other new infrastructure required to make use of the state’s newfound energy riches will likely have a presence in every county in the Buckeye State. In addition, solar, wind and other alternative sources of energy have become a strong presence in some parts of the state in recent years.
Nov. 13, 2015
We would like to thank the Sandusky County Communities Foundation for their funds and support of the Cooking Matters program that will begin to take shape over the coming months. We appreciate your support of Ohio State University Extension programs!
Cooking Matters is a six lesson program that teaches low income individuals cooking skills, basic nutrition, and low cost shopping skills. Look for more information in the coming months.
Aug. 07, 2015
Need to have your pressure canner gauge tested? We can do that! The first drop in date for canner testing is Tuesday August 11th from 9-12. There is a cost of $5 per lid tested. Please contact the office for more information, or email Katie LaPlant at firstname.lastname@example.org. Can't make the date?