News

  1. Pruning School

    Feb. 27, 2019

    Learn the basics of pruning your vineyard and fruit plants. 

  2. Farmer and Farmland Owner Tax Webinar

    Dec. 26, 2018

    Learn how the new tax law will affect your 2018 farm return

    Farmers and farmland owners are invited to register for a two-hour webinar that focuses on the new tax law as it relates to farm returns. The webinar is being hosted by OSU Extension’s Income Tax School Department on Monday, January 7, from 10:00 – noon.

  3. Employment Opportunity

    Dec. 26, 2018

    The Ohio State University, College of Public Health is currently looking to hire a Research Associate II.  This federally funded project tests an innovative strategy for improving the retention of people who use drugs in research in hopes of informing better strategies to improve their retention in care and future clinical trials of new treatments.

  4. Holiday Cooking

    Dec. 14, 2018

    With Holiday Baking Season in Full Swing, a Reminder from CDC to Just Say No to Eating Raw Dough.  Visit Chow Line for important information while baking for the Holidays!

  5. Small Business Loans Available to Scioto County Farmers

    Dec. 11, 2018

    Scioto County farmers are eligible to apply for Small Business Administration Economic Injury Disaster Loans due to the weather events we experienced in the County this season.  More information can be found in this  U.S. Small Business Administration Press Release 

  6. Shopping Online During the Holidays?

    Nov. 21, 2018

    Protect Your Money From Scams

    During the holdiay season, we tend to make a lot of more purchases online for travel and gifts, so it's especially important to be vigilant about protecting your money. Consumer News offers some helpful tips to protect yourself from common scans during this Holiday Season. 

  7. Canning Fruits & Vegetables

    Aug. 15, 2018

    Join us at the Portsmouth Public Library on August 21st from 6 - 7:30 PM to learn how to can those fruits and vegitables from you garden!  Call us at (740) 354-7879 to register. 

     

     

  8. Maker Festival

    Jun. 08, 2018

    The event will feature fun hands-on activities for kids of all ages that encourage Science, Technology, Engineering and Math learning.  There will be stations where kids can create art using an ArtBot, make a mini lava lamp in a test tube, construct and launch a straw rocket, learn about coding, electricity, and much more. 

    Join us on Monday, July 9th from 4:00 pm to 7:0 pm at the Porter Township Park!  No registraiton is required!  Please contact Jo Williams @ (740) 354-7879 with questions.

     

  9. Let's Go Camping!

    May. 29, 2018

    Enjoy summer at Camp! 

    Deadlines for registration are approaching.

     

    Head over to our Scioto County 4-H Camp page for more details and registration information!

  10. Livestock Predator Workshop

    Jan. 25, 2018

    The USDA-Wildlife Services, the Scioto County Soil and Water Conservation District, and The Ohio State University Extension will be hosting a Livestock Predator Workshop on February 17, 2018 at The Ohio State University South Centers in Piketon, OH. Intended for livestock producers.

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