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Follow these tips to check the germination rate of our older seeds.

Are you planning your 2021 garden? Do you have seeds leftover form previous years that you would like to reuse?

Author Sabrina Schitzinger 

Seeding Starting

This is a Seed Starting video done to support the Franklinton Farms community liaison of the Buckeye ISA.  The video is designed to introduce those new to gardening and want to learn how to start their own seeds to the basic equipment and technique needed. 

Seed Starting Problems to Watch For

We at Extension like to develop content based on feedback to address client concerns.  Two colleagues who had not seed started in the past used the CCS materials kit and the video to start some seeds and then come to ask questions.  Some good learning experiences in video.

Can You Dig It? No Garden? No Problem! Container Gardening Basics Class.  Virtual Gardening Series Class

There is a series of virtual class events held in partnership with OSU Extension Franklin County and OSU Thompson Library that are free and open to the public.  See registration information below.  Bring your friends and your questions about starting the 2020 garden season. Registration 



Special thanks to Pixabay for the use of their images