1. Ten Turkey Tips

    Nov. 17, 2015

    From preparation to storage, our Family and Consumer Sciences Educator, Kate Shumaker, shares Ten Turkey Tips cooks need to know.



  2. Camp Counselor, Junior Fair Board Applications and Teen Opportunity Interest Checklist Due

    Sep. 22, 2015

    Teen Opportunity Interest checklist due October 15th

    Camp Counselor, Junior Fair Board Applications due October 20th

  3. Farm Science Review Pre-Show Tickets Available

    Aug. 11, 2015

    Farm Science Review 2015 September 22-24

    Tickets available pre-show for $7 online or from the OSU Extension office. $10 at the gate. Children 5 and under are free.

    Call 330-674-3015 for questions.

  4. Horse PAS Show

    Jun. 29, 2015

    Horse PAS Show information.


    Tuesday, June 30th- 6:00 p.m. Smokey Lane Stables Sugarcreek, Ohio $3.00 grounds fee $10.00 out of county fee
  5. Livestock Pen Assignment Forms DUE JULY 1

    Jun. 29, 2015

    Livestock penning assignment form final turn in date is July 1, 3:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Bring completed forms to the Holmes County Fairgrounds Jr. Fair Board office.

  6. Remaining Quality Assurance Dates

    Jun. 11, 2015

    All 4-H and FFA members taking a market or lactating livestock animals are required to meet the Quality Assurance Education Requirement set by the Ohio Department of Agriculture.

    The LAST Holmes County Quality Assurance session will be Thursday, June 11, 7 p.m. at the Holmes County Fairgrounds Showbarn.

  7. Canner Testing Available by Appointment

    Jun. 11, 2015

    Canner testing available by appointment for a small fee per unit.

    Pressure canners tested for safety and dial guage pressure canners tested for accuracy.

    Call 330-674-3015 to schedule an appointment.

  8. Holmes County 4-H Statement Regarding 2015 Poultry Exhibition Cancellation

    Jun. 03, 2015

    Dear 4-H Families,

    As many of you have already heard, the Ohio Department of Agriculture has canceled all live poultry exhibitions for the remainder of 2015. The announcement was made at 11am this morning (6/2/2015) on a conference call to all Fair Boards. The official press release from the Department of Agriculture is available at

  9. Conversations on the Future of Extension

    Sep. 22, 2014

    Celebrating the significant accomplishments and deep impact that OSU Extension has had on communities and in the lives of Ohioans provides a great springboard for the future. A significant component of Ohio’s celebration in 2014 will be a year-long process focused on our future. The primary work this year will center on futuring – asking questions about and envisioning the long-term future of OSU Extension as well as the role the organization should play in shaping and positively impacting Ohio and Ohio residents.

  10. Smith-Lever Act Centennial Celebration

    Mar. 06, 2014

    The 100-year anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which officially created the national Cooperative Extension System, will be celebrated in 2014. Activities this year will highlight our past and focus on the current application of Cooperative Extension’s mission and vision as we move into our next century.