Sep. 29, 2022
The Mahoning County Master Gardener Volunteers have been able to place wreaths on Veterans' graves for the past 15 years. These wreaths are meant to honor their sacrifices and teach our younger generations about the high cost of our freedoms. Please help us continue this tradition by donating to this worthy cause.
Sep. 09, 2022
Come and get ‘em! Milkweed seeds are available now! Cost is a suggested two-dollar donation. Seeds can be picked up at The Mahoning County Extension Office located at 490 S Broad St. Canfield, Monday – Friday 8 am – 4:30 pm while supplies last with no holds. Packets contain around 50 seeds.
Aug. 02, 2022
Do you love a good trade?
The Mahoning County Extension office is hosting a Bring One, Take One plant exchange!
CHECK YOUR GARDEN & YOUR HOME: Perennials, Shrubs, and Houseplants are all eligible to be exchanged!
On August 20 the Master Gardeners will host the annual Bring One Take One plant exchange followed by a plant, used garden item, and garden art sale. This will take place at the OSU Extension Office located at 490 S. Broad Street, Canfield.
Jun. 29, 2022
Food and Toiletries Drive to Benefit YCSD – OSU Extension Mahoning County
Join the movement, help fill the shelves with the Clover Collection Food and Toiletries Drive benefiting Youngstown City School District.
Jun. 01, 2022
OSU Extension will be visiting local gardens throughout the summer!
Join OSU Extension staff and trained Master Gardener Volunteers for the 2022 Veggies and More Tour, Growing Local Foods: Urban Farms & Gardens Summer Tour Series
Come to learn about growing practices, helpful tips, soils, organic production, and more. Bring a lawn chair for seating and a notepad. Don’t forget your weeds, disease, and insects—we’ll diagnose what’s going on in your garden, too!
Mondays at 6 p.m. on the following dates:
May. 12, 2022
OSU Extension Mahoning County is calling on any individuals or groups interested in starting or maintaining a garden and working with local youth in the Mahoning Valley for the summer.
Apr. 21, 2022
Do you or someone you love have diabetes? With 30 million diabetics in America, you are not alone! In this Cooking School and Nutrition Education Program, you will learn how to incorporate good, healthy cooking techniques and other practices to help control your blood sugar. These classes are designed for people with diabetes and their family members or caregivers. Cost is FREE.
Classes are offered on the following Mondays in May from 10 a.m. to noon:
Apr. 23, 2021
Now Available - Online Level 2 Serv Safe Class in partnership with TAP
This course is designed for Food Service Managers and Food Handlers at restaurants; convenience stores; grocery stores; school food service workers; and civic groups who prepare food for sale and consumptions.
This course meets the standards as set by the Ohio Department of Health as Level II Certification in Food Protection Manager Certification (Ohio Revised Code 3701-21-25).
May. 12, 2022
Do you want to plant your own vegetable and flower garden? Mahoning County OSU Extension has you covered! Mahoning County Extension will be distributing sample seed starter packets at various locations across Youngstown the week of May 16th while supplies last:
Apr. 06, 2022
Excellence As We Grow Together
Virtual Food Service Conference
August 4, 2022