Aug. 11, 2020
Free Seed Packets are Available for the Public: Seed pick-up times in Hamilton County: Tuesday, August 11th from 2:00 - 4:00 pm at Gorman Heritage Farm, 10052 Reading Rd., Evendale, OH and Thursday, August 13th from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at the Civic Garden Center, 2715 Reading Rd, Cincinnati, OH.
REYNOLDSBURG, OH (Aug. 10, 2020) – It’s time to dig in the soil, get your hands dirty, and get growing! Join the Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) and Ohio State University Extension as we encourage Ohioans to create their own Victory Gardens.
Aug. 07, 2020
Equity, accountability and compost! Join Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, Tony Staubach as he chats with Abby Strietmann, Erdkinder and Agriculture Teacher at Clark Montessori High School.
Jul. 30, 2020
The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) is asking Ohioans to please send in unsolicited seeds. Earlier today the ODA distributed the release that is included in this article.
Jul. 07, 2020
Join Extension Educator, 4-H Youth Development, Tony Staubach as he shows you how to make Ginger, Chili, Lime Hummus and read his original work about Garden Weevils.
Punky Garden Weevil
By: Tony Staubach
What are they doing,
What happened here?
My carrots are missing,
Parts here and there.
Jun. 25, 2020
The USDA Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) was established to fill the gap when children lose access to meals when schools are closed. Most often this occurs during summer vacation. However, during school closures related to the pandemic, meals are also being made available. You have the opportunity to supplement the food you have at home with meals and snacks for your children from local schools and community organizations.
Jun. 15, 2020
Want to learn more about bees? What bees are native to Ohio? What is the anatomy of a bee? Learn more in the Bees of Ohio: A Field Guide
Jun. 03, 2020
Join Hamilton County Master Gardener Volunteer, Tom Richey online June 9, 2020 at 3:00 pm for a presentation titled Tools & Techniques to Improve Your Small-Space Vegetable Garden.
Jun. 03, 2020
Interested in starting backyard composting? Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District (HCRSWD) is hosting a pre-order only Compost Bin Sale! Residents can purchase compost bins and accessories at wholesale prices.
To order your compost bin before June 18th, please click here.*
You can pick up your bin on June 27th, at the Fifth Third Bank parking lot (5050 Kingsley Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45227),
May. 28, 2020
I waited all day for a package. It never came. I felt a little sad and all I wanted to do was eat some junk food. Did I binge and get upset? No, I understood that amid COVID-19 more people are shopping online, I understood that my order was a luxury and not a necessity. How do I deal with disappointment, it’s a typical pattern.
May. 27, 2020