1. 2015 Beef Tagging Cancellation

    Jun. 17, 2015

    Due to unexpected circumstances, beef tagging scheduled for this weekend, June 20th, has been cancelled.  This year we will allow all beef breeding, feeder calves, dam and offspring, to be tagged at home.  ID Forms and tags are available at the Extension office or from your club Advisor.  All ID forms must be turned in to the Extension office no later than July 1st and must be accompanied by a picture of the animal with the tag in its ear.  If you have any questions, please call Jo or Josi at 740-354-7879.

  2. 4-H Enrollment Additions & Changes Until May 1st

    Apr. 13, 2015

    While the 4-H Club Enrollment Deadline has passed.  Clubs can still make additions and changes until May 1st.  After this deadline, no additional changes can be made. 

    If you are interested in joining Scioto County 4-H and don’t know where to start, please give us a call at (740) 354-7879.  We will be happy to help you find a club!

  3. Scioto County 4-H Volunteer Conference

    Apr. 01, 2015

    All Advisors, Volunteers, Junior Fair Board Members, and Teen Leaders are invited to attend the 2015 Scioto County 4-H Volunteer Leadership Conference at the SOMC Friends Center.  This years conferece will be held on April 7th and begin with dinner at 5:30 pm.  Advisors and Volunteers will receive the MANDATORY training on Recognizing Signs of Child Abuse during the conference.  The conference will conclude with a silent auction benefiting the Scioto County 4-H Committee. 

  4. Ohio 4-H Volunteer And Teen Conference

    Feb. 02, 2015

    The 2015 Ohio 4-H Conference will take place at the Greater Columbus Convention Center on Saturday, March 14, 2015. This event is designed to bring together 4-H volunteers and teens from across the State of Ohio. The objective of this event is to learn together and from each other in order to improve our abilities to deliver the Ohio 4-H Program to its members. We truly believe that these educational selections offer something for everyone, and have the ability to satisfy every taste and need. 

  5. Food Preservation Workshops

    Jan. 16, 2015

    Food Preservation has made a comeback!  Learn how to safely and easily can and freeze your fruits, vegetables, soups, stews, and meats at home for year-round goodness.  Pressure canner gauge testing will also be offered on-site following the programs. (There is a $5.00 charge for this service)

  6. Yearly Financial Summary Due

    Nov. 21, 2014

    Every year each active 4-H Club is required to submit an Annual Financial Summary.

    You may complete the Annual Financial Summary online.  The deadline for completion is February 28th.

  7. Conversations on the Future of Extension

    Sep. 22, 2014

    Celebrating the significant accomplishments and deep impact that OSU Extension has had on communities and in the lives of Ohioans provides a great springboard for the future. A significant component of Ohio’s celebration in 2014 will be a year-long process focused on our future. The primary work this year will center on futuring – asking questions about and envisioning the long-term future of OSU Extension as well as the role the organization should play in shaping and positively impacting Ohio and Ohio residents.

  8. Farm Science Review to be held September 16-18

    Sep. 14, 2014

    The Molly Caren Agricultural Center near London, Ohio is home to the Farm Science Review (FSR), which attracts more than 140,000 visitors from all over the United States and Canada, who come for three days to peruse 4,000 product lines from 600 commercial exhibitors and learn the latest in agricultural production. The educational programs feature Ohio State and Purdue specialists and are second to none in the agricultural exhibition world.

  9. OSUE Annual Conference - December 9-11

    Aug. 28, 2014

    Save the date for the 2014 OSU Extension Annual Conference.

    This three-day conference provides an opportunity for all Extension professionals to:

    Share and broaden their knowledge of the scholarship of Extension work and university research. Build relationships between Extension professionals and university colleagues to foster expanded applied research opportunities. Foster dialogue and innovative thinking among OSU Extension and academic unit-based colleagues.

    This year’s conference will feature:

  10. Smith-Lever Act Centennial Celebration

    Mar. 06, 2014

    The 100-year anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which officially created the national Cooperative Extension System, will be celebrated in 2014. Activities this year will highlight our past and focus on the current application of Cooperative Extension’s mission and vision as we move into our next century.