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  1. 2024 Dig Into Gardening Educational Day

    Feb. 02, 2024

    Do you want to learn more about new plants to introduce in your gardens for pollinators in 2024?  How about finding some alternatives to those ugly boxwoods?  Or do you think it looks like those boxwoods are trying making a comeback?  If you answered yes to any of those questions, then make plans now to attend the Fairfield County Master Gardeners “Dig Into Gardening”. 

    Featured Speakers: 

  2. 4-H: 2023 By the Numbers and 2024 Updates

    Nov. 28, 2023

    2023 Recap 946 Community Club Members 223 Cloverbud Club Members 255 Adult Volunteers 52 Community Clubs 414 Summer/Still Projects 3941 Fair Projects 553 Hands-on Skillathons completed 297 Members attended 4-H Camp 2024 Opportunities Become a 4-H Adult Volunteer - Club Advisors needed!
  3. 2024 Private Pesticide and Fertilizer Recertification Dates

    Nov. 17, 2023

    OSU Extension in Fairfield County will be offering two opportunities for Private Pesticide and Fertilizer recertification in 2024. 

    Fertilizer Re-certification* (Cost: $10)

    Tuesday, February 6, 2024, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

  4. Gather Your Gratitude Email Challenge

    Oct. 09, 2023

    Sign Up Now for the “Gather Your Gratitude” Email Wellness Challenge

    Did you know that gratitude can lessen anxiety, relieve stress, improve sleep, boost immunity, and even support heart health? Join Ohio State University Extension for the “Gather Your Gratitude” 6-week Email wellness challenge to learn more about how OSU Extension has tied together a variety of wellness topics related to gratitude.

  5. 2023 Fairfield County Fair Information

    Sep. 11, 2023

    The 2023 Fairfield County Fair is October 8 – 14, 2023, with opening ceremonies on Sunday, October 8th during the Swine show in Feeder Creek Arena. We hope you plan to visit.  Read on to learn more about the schedule and activities…

    Panorama - Saturday, October 7th, 7:00 pm, Feeder Creek Show Arena

  6. Ohio State - Fairfield County 4-H Facebook Page is down.

    Sep. 06, 2023

    Please be aware that our existing Ohio State – Fairfield County 4-H Facebook Page has been unpublished by Facebook administrators.

  7. 2023 Farm Science Review Tickets Available

    Sep. 06, 2023

    Farm Science Review is on the horizon and is set to celebrate 60 years as one of the nation’s largest outdoor farm shows, September 19 - 21, 2023, at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center.

  8. Fairfield County Ohio Local Foods Week Celebration

    Jul. 14, 2023

    Join OSU Extension - Fairfield County as we pay tribute to local agriculture!

    Monday, August 7 | 6pm | Clearcreek Country Vineyards, 9214 Westfall Rd, Amanda | Clearcreek Country Vineyards Tour

  9. Let's Preserve 2023 Series

    Apr. 25, 2023

    Are you planning to preserve summer produce?  Join us for any or all of the following preserving programs presented by Shannon Carter, Family and Consumer Sciences Educator and Sandy Bohl, Instructor, with Ohio State University Extension Fairfield County. Classes will be offered in person at both Keller Market House and the Pickerington Library-Sycamore Plaza. There is no cost for attendance, but registration is requested to reserve your space.

    Keller Market House, 134 S. Columbus St., Lancaster, OH 

  10. Agriculture and Natural Resources Upcoming Programming

    Feb. 13, 2023

    2023 UPCOMING PROGRAMMING - Agriculture and Natural Resources

     

    Bats: What You Didn't Learn Watching Batman - Thursday, August 24, 2023, 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

    Are bats flying rodents? Do they really get stuck in your hair? What about rabies?? Learn what’s true and what’s not about Ohio’s bats at this class.

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