Dec. 03, 2020
December 2, 2020
Due to continued circumstances with COVID-19. The Fayette County Extension physical office will be closed until further notice, beginning December 2, 2020. The Extension staff will be working remotely and will be available by phone or email from 8:00AM – 4:30PM, Monday - Friday. If you would like to speak with someone in person an appointment can be arranged by calling 740-335-1150. A staff member or the automated phone directory will transfer your call to the appropriate person you would like to contact.
Nov. 17, 2020
Southern Ohio Farm Show
Ohio State University Extension offices of Brown, Clermont, and Highland Counties created the Southern Ohio Farm Show, a weekly television-style program that has aired for the past 27 weeks. Each episode features several topics related to agriculture, family and consumer sciences, community development, 4-H youth development, and local community events. The Southern Ohio Farm Show will expand its viewership territory by partnering with Extension Offices in Clinton, Fayette, Pickaway, Pike, and Ross Counties.
Nov. 17, 2020
Ohio State University Agriculture Winter Programming 2021
Use this link to connect to an interactive website for statewide Agriculture and Natural Resource programs that are available for anyone to participate.
Nov. 12, 2020
The Fayette County Office Associate position is posted for applications. Position specific information and the application can be found at https://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/104046.
Oct. 12, 2020
Please join us in the Fall 2020 Email Wellness Challenge at no charge and you will receive emails messages 2 per week, health tracking log and encouraging tips. Starts October 19th through November 30th, 2020.
Sign up for Take a Break Challenge at https://go.osu.edu/Fayettefall2020
Jun. 25, 2020
The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to fill the gap when children lose access to meals when schools are closed. Most often this occurs during summer vacation. However, during school closures related to the pandemic, meals are also being made available. You have the opportunity to supplement the food you have at home with meals and snacks for your children from local schools and community organizations.
Jun. 05, 2020
It’s just about time to fetch canners out of the basement or garage. Fresh summer produce is on its way. When was the last time your dial gauge pressure canner was tested for accuracy? If it’s been more than one year, it’s time for a re-check.
Apr. 14, 2020
Have you ever thought about where to purchase your food besides the grocery store? How can I support my local food growers and producers? How do I know who produces or grows certain products in my county that I can purchase? If I am a grower/producer of food to sell, how can I get on the Ohio State University Local Foods list?
Mar. 23, 2020
What is COVID-19?, Are the risks and concerns regarding COVID-19 on the farm? Can livestock or other animals be infected with COVID-19? Do farm workers develop a better immune systems? Should I report to work?
Click here for information in English
Click here for information in Spanish.
Oct. 21, 2019
For well over 50 years OSU Extension has been providing continuing education for tax preparers. Our two-day schools are designed for individuals who have some experience preparing and filing federal and state tax returns. The classes are considered to be intermediate level and instruction will bocus on the recent Tax Cuts and Jobs Act legislation and the issues that you may encounter when preparing 2019 Tax return.