News & Events

News & Events

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  1. Learning about Food in Urban Communities

    May 12, 2014

    The OSU Extension team focused on the education

    component of a recent project in the Weinland

    Park community, conducting a Community Food

    Assessment Survey, piloting educational workshops,

    facilitating strategic planning dialogues, meeting

    with stakeholders at numerous events and engaging

    in ongoing interaction through the University District

    Extension office.

  2. Special Project Puts Ohio 4-H in Cleveland, Cincinnati Classrooms

    May 12, 2014

    The initiative, 4-H Agri-science in the City, was created thanks to nearly $180,000 in special state funding for Ohio 4-H in the state’s biennial budget passed in 2013. Ohio 4-H is the youth development program of Ohio State University Extension, which is the outreach arm of Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences.