1. Food Preservation Virtual Programs

    May. 22, 2020

    Do you have a question about home food preservation?  Join us for a series of Food Preservation Office Hours!  Each session will be from 4:00-5:00 p.m. on the following dates and topics.  There will be plenty of time to answer all your food preservation questions, remember with the right information, food preservation can be safe, simple, and easy to learn.   Register to attend using the links below.

  2. Steps To Take When Preparing Your Team To Return To Work

    May. 22, 2020

     Sarah Mangia, MA

    On April 16, 2020, the federal government released guidelines on “Opening Up America Again” to help governors make decisions on when to lift shelter-in-place orders for employers and individuals across their states. Here in the state of Ohio, we have been on lockdown since March 23, 2020 – which will expire on May 1, 2020.

  3. What We Have Learned about Family-School Partnerships from the COVID-19 Crisis

    May. 22, 2020

    Ohio school building closures in response to the COVID-19 crisis have highlighted the need for authentic collaboration between school staff and parents/caregivers to facilitate the education of all of Ohio’s children. As the 2019-2020 school year comes to a close, now is the time to reflect on what we have learned about effective family-school partnerships from this time of crisis, as we prepare for the 2020-2021 school year and beyond.  

  4. What Is OSU Extension?

    May. 05, 2020

    Have you ever wondered What Is OSU Extension? Here is a great YouTube video about us

  5. Employers Now Hiring!

    Apr. 15, 2020

    The Greater Cleveland Partnership has put together a list of companies that are actively hiring. This list includes specific positions each company is looking to hire for.

  6. IMPORTANT 4-H COVID-19 Updates and Resources for Volunteers, Parents & Members

    Apr. 13, 2020


  7. Community Development Newsletter- Small Business and COVID-19

    Apr. 13, 2020

    OSU Extension Community Development Educator, Kyle White, has compiled a newsletter containing recommendations and helpful links for small and local businesses during the situation surrounding COVID-19.    Community Development Newsletter

    Lorain County Community Development Newsletter: March 2020

  8. KX COVID-19 Hub Website Now Live!

    Apr. 13, 2020

    A new website with science-based information and research on COVID-19 from The Ohio State University College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences launched April 7th. The KX COVID-19 Hub is a collaboration between The Knowledge Exchange, Ohio State University Extension, and the CFAES statewide network of researchers and faculty. Visit for a collection of resources, tools, and links to help Ohio communities weather the crisis.

  9. Grocery Ordering Online

    Apr. 10, 2020

    GROCERY ORDERING ONLINE For a Link to a PDF Version Click Here For Video Instruction Click Here
  10. COVID-19 and Food Safety

    Apr. 08, 2020

    If you have questions about food safety in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, here are some reliable resources:

    Ohio State University Extension:

       Food safety expert shares how to protect yourself - Sanja Ilic, OSU Extension Food Safety State Specialist - March 30, 2020