4-H Camps Welcome ALL Wayne County Youth
This summer Wayne County 4-H will offer three summer camp opportunities – Beginner Sewing Camp, Cloverbud Day Camp, and Junior Camp- to 4-H youth in Wayne County. Beginner Sewing Camp – June 6 th – 8 th: Youth that are first year sewing project member ...
Evaluate Alfalfa Stands for Winter Injury
As alfalfa stands break dormancy and begin growth growers should make plans to take some time to evaluate the health of those stands and determine if there was winter injury. Rory Lewandowski, retired ANR Educator for OSU Extension – Wayne County, compile ...
Take Home Success From The Greenhouse
Take Home Success From The Greenhouse Saturday, April 29th, from 9:00am-11:00am You've purchased some annuals for your flower beds and some vegetable plants for your garden, now what? Join OSU Extension-Wayne County for a workshop on being successful ...
Teens Get Ready for Careers
4-H'ers got a head start on prepping for their future at Take the Leap: Career Readiness Day on April 1 at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. 25 youth explored goal-setting, networking, and handling stresss. They learned how to build a ...
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 ...
2020 Achievement Awards
The 2020 Ohio 4-H Achievement Award winners were recognized in a virtual ceremony on Thursday, May 28. These 33 outstanding 4-H members will attend National 4-H Congress with youth from all over the country this November in Atlanta, Georgia. The eveni ...
Ohio 4-H Foundation 2023 Spring Dinner
You're invited: Ohio 4-H Foundation Spring Spotlight WHEN: Event date: May 11, 2023 Event day(s) of week: Thursday Event time: 6 p.m. WHERE: Venue name: Arlington Acres (Seneca) Venue address: 3191 SR-18 Venue city: Tiffin, Venue state: OH 448 ...
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 ...