1. Jr. Fair King & Queen Applications Due July 1st

    May. 24, 2018

    Jr. Fair King & Queen Applications Due July 1st

    Application forms are available at the OSU Extension office or online

  2. 2018 Knolmes Junior Camp

    Apr. 16, 2018

    Wednesday, June 6 - Sunday, June 10. Open to youth ages 8 (and in 3rd grade) to 14. 4-H membership NOT required. Early bird deadline May 13, 2018! Details and registration.


  3. Holmes County 4-H Quality Assurance Dates

    Apr. 16, 2018

    Holmes County 4-H Quality Assurance Dates

    The Test Out option will also be offered this year. Cost remains at $5.  Members ages 12-18 may take a QA test. If they pass (70% or better), they will be exempt from QA until they reach the next division level (Intermediates 12-14, Seniors 15-18). Tests will be given by appointment only. Tests are available March 1 thru May 31, at the OSU Extension office by appointment only.

  4. Holmes County 4-H Dog Clinic

    Apr. 04, 2018

    Recommended for all dog project participants or if you are considering a dog project for the year. A vet speaker, grooming information and an obedience demonstration are features of this clinic. Dog Clinic -  April 14, 10 a.m. to 12 noon Meeting Room in the Livestock Building @ Harvest Ridge Questions? Contact Melissa Boughman at (330 763-4900 or email  
  5. East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference

    Mar. 07, 2018

    Women and Young Women (high school age) who are interested, involved, or want to become involved in food, agriculture, natural resources, or small business should plan to attend the East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference on Friday, April 6, 2018 at the R.G. Drage Career Technical Center in Massillon, Ohio. Registration cost is $55 adults/ $30 Students.

  6. 2018 Market Lamb Giveaway

    Feb. 26, 2018

    The Holmes County Sheep Committee is excited to announce the market lamb give-away for the 2018 4-H year. The contest is open to all 1st year sheep project participants (not just 1st year 4-H'ers). All essays must be submitted to the OSU Extenison office by Friday, March 2, 5:00pm. Further details.
  7. Grow by Farmher

    Feb. 05, 2018

    CFAES is co-sponsoring (with Nationwide and Ohio Farm Bureau) the upcoming Grow by FarmHer event on Friday, February 23, at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. Of note, Dean Kress will provide the welcome remarks. Please share this information with your department – the target demographic is 16-22 but all are welcome to provide opportunities for networking.

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  8. Ohio Maple Days

    Dec. 21, 2017

  9. Join the Live Healthy Live Well Zero Weight Gain Challenge!

    Nov. 21, 2017

    Do you struggle to eat well and stay active through the holiday season? For many, the holiday season is a joy-filled time that is also full of busyness and temptations that can disrupt your health routine. Join the Zero Weight Gain email wellness challenge for healthy living tips and encouragement to help you stay on track and maintain -not gain- weight this holiday season.

  10. Annie's Project - Providing women with tools to improve their risk management skills in the world of agriculture

    Oct. 25, 2017

    Annie’s Project Retreat for Women in Agriculture

    OSU Extension will offer an Annie’s Project Retreat December 1-3 at Salt Fork State Park Lodge and Conference Center, 14755 Cadiz Road, Lore City, OH 43755. Annie’s Project provides education and a support network to enhance business skills of women involved in all aspects of agriculture.