Oct. 27, 2016
Food is the third greatest expense for the typical American household. Approximately 13% of the average budget is consumed by food.  Consequently, 12.7% of US households are food-insecure, 7.7% of those households classify as having low food security and 5% classify as having very low food security. Ohio ranks above the national average in food in-security.
Jul. 28, 2016
OSU Extension, Hamilton County is now accepting applications for their 201 6 Master Gardener Volunteer Training Class. The Master Gardener Volunteer Program provides intensive training in horticulture to interested gardeners who then volunteer their time assisting with educational programs and activities for Ohio residents through their Ohio State University County Extension Office. The Master Gardener training course consists of a minimum of 50 hours of instruction.
Jul. 13, 2016
Date: Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 6:00-7:30 pm
Location: 5093 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223
Jul. 08, 2016
Date: Wednesday, August 10, 2016, 6:00-8:00 pm
Location: OSU Extension, Hamilton County, 5093 Colerain Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45223
Jul. 07, 2016
It’s Summer! What did you do today? My friends and I went to the Ohio State University Extension, Innovation Station in Hamilton County at Mt. Airy Forest.
Jun. 22, 2016
The summer is usually a time for rest and relaxation but for 4-H Agri-Science in the City at Rothenberg Preparatory Academy it is a time for great excitement and enthusiasm. As the 3rd week of the Rothenberg Preparatory Academy Summer Program at Cincinnati Public Schools comes to a close we are working with students to develop presentations on what they have learned as is relates to food issues on 4 of the 7 continents.
May. 19, 2016
Hamilton County Master Gardeners were involved with Adopt-a-Day at this year's Butterfly Show at the Krohn Conservatory on May 19th. Master Gardeners volunteered to provide all day coverage to staff the Butterflies of the Caribbean Show.
Apr. 06, 2016
Cincinnati Flower Show
705 E Pete Rose Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202
Master Gardener Special Event
Thursday, April 14
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Apr. 01, 2016
Joe Boggs, Assistant Professor, OSU Extension, Hamilton County and Department of Entomology shared his expertise along side colleague Dr. Theresa Culley with the University of Cincinnati Biological Sciences as they discussed the prevalence of the flowering pear trees in Greater Cincinnati and their status on Ohio's invasive species list with WLWT Reporter, Brian Hamrick.
Mar. 02, 2016
The Innovation Station Summer Program provides community outreach for youth ages 5-12 through innovative agricultural activities. It also provides fun and educational venues connecting youth with natural resources, healthy eating options, physical activity through STEM play, gardening activities, the importance of water in your diet and respect for plant and animal life.
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