Mar. 18, 2019
Each year homeowners spend hundreds – and, in some cases many hundreds – of dollars on mulch for the landscape. When properly applied at the right time, mulch has its place. A thin layer of perhaps 1.5 to 2.5 inches of mulch can enhance the color of the landscape, aid in preventing weed germination, retain moisture in the soil, and moderate soil temperatures in the root zone of the plants being mulched.
Mar. 04, 2019
Attention all 4-H Cloverbuds and family members ages 8 and under. Join the Fairfield County Junior Leaders for a fun day including: an Easter Egg Hunt, Face Painting, Crafts, Door Prizes and BUNNIES!! Sunday, April 7, 2019, 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. at the Fairfield County Agriculture Center, 831 College Ave, Lancaster.
Contact the OSU Extension office with any questions at 740-652-7260.
Feb. 14, 2019
Join Us March 2nd for 4-H Day!
Have you or your child ever thought about joining 4-H but are unsure what it’s all about?
4-H is a non-formal educational, youth development program offered to individuals age 5 and in kindergarten to age 19. Kids “learn by doing” through hands-on activities.
Feb. 13, 2019
Do you find yourself not going out as much because you worry about falling? A Matter of Balance has proven to be effective in the management of falls.
Wednesdays and Fridays - March 6 & 8; 13 & 15; 20 & 22; 27 & 29 - 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. at Pickerington Public Library - 201 Opportunity Way - Pickerington, OH
A Matter of Balance will help you:
Feb. 08, 2019
Master Gardener Volunteer Training being planned for mid-March
Nov. 08, 2018
Wondering what we've been doing. If so, check out our most recent County Connection
May. 23, 2018
While avoiding the annoying bite of the mosquito may be the motivating factor, mosquito control is important for reducing the spread of disease. Controlling mosquito populations takes a varied approach beginning first with the avoidance of pooled or standing water!
Feb. 20, 2018
Families thoughout Ohio have an opportunity to welcome students from the Japanese exchange program, Labo.
Feb. 20, 2018
The 2018 Ohio, Indiana and Illinois Weed Control Guide is now available for purchase. The publication cost is $18.50.
OSU Extension accepts check, cash or money orders as a form of payment.
Nov. 07, 2017
Increase your awareness of or better manage your diabetes by taking OSU Extension's FREE online course Dining with Diabetes: Beyond the Kitchen. Sign up is easy!