Winter Issue 2015
Navigating Difficult Conversations Workshop
All professionals encounter conversations that are regarded high in stakes from time to time. These high-stakes dialogues can become pivotal in one’s effectiveness if handled correctly. In this workshop, participants will learn what conversations fit the ...
Applying Your Strengths @ Work
If you have attended a StrengthsFinder awareness workshop (requirement for this workshop), you may also be wondering how can you apply your strengths at work. Have you given any thought about how focusing on your strengths allows you to unleash your highe ...
Communiqué February 18, 2015
Contents Budget Update Extension Field Specialists by the Numbers Extension Reconsidered OSU Extension County Websites – Upcoming Training Opportunities Family and Medical Leave Policy Changes Save the Date – Karen Bruns Retirement Open House on March 25 ...
State Extension Advisory Council meeting
Re-Envisioning Committee issues report
Last November, the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences has launched a “re-envisioning” process that seeks to solidify Ohio State ATI’s pole position in its field — and to better align it with changes in its student population, emer ...
Specialty Pumpkin Grant Received
By: Brad Bergefurd, MS, Horticulture Specialist and Extension Educator Thanks to a grant from the Ohio Vegetable and Small Fruit Research and Development Program, the Ohio State University South Centers Horticulture program has been researching pumpkin cr ...
The Ohio Cooperative Development Center Recap
By: Christie Welch, OCDC Program Manager and Brad Bergefurd, Horticulture Specialist and Extension Educator 2014 was a year of growing cooperatives in Ohio and West Virginia. The Ohio Cooperative Development Center (OCDC) at the OSU South Centers worked w ...
Extension Education Nurtures Senegalese Farming Future By: Brad Bergefurd, MS, Horticulture Specialist and Extension Educator Developing West Africa’s food-production capabilities in an environmentally sustainable manner is important to ensure the contine ...
Strawberry winter protection technique saves thousands in crop losses from polar vortex
By: Brad Bergefurd, MS, Horticulture Specialist and Extension Educator Thanks to a grant from the Ohio Vegetable and Small Fruit Research and Development Program, strawberry winter protection techniques researched for Ohio conditions proved to help keep s ...