News

  1. Food Preservation Virtual Programs

    May. 15, 2020

    The OSU Extension Food Preservation Team is offering a variety of virtual programs throughout May, June and July. Each of these Tuesday sessions will be from 4:00-5:00pm.  Sessions will start with a short presentation and the remainder of time will be for open Q&A.  The presentations will be recorded and posted for those who could not attend live. You can register for these at go.osu.edu/foodpreservationofficehours 

  2. Common Mullein- Mother Nature's Answer to our Toilet Paper Shortage?

    Apr. 10, 2020

    When the news broke that we would need to retreat to our homes due to Coronavirus-19, the run on milk, eggs, bread and toilet paper began at our local grocery stores.  I have been especially fascinated by the hoarding of toilet paper.  Every time I have been out to get food and supplies, the toilet paper shelves have been completely bare. 

    As my wife Emily and I were out taking a Sunday evening walk, I noticed along the ditches some green, soft-looking plants which appeared to be the lambs-ear plant, with which many of us are familiar.  After closer inspection, the plant we were...

  3. The OSU Farm Office is open

    Apr. 09, 2020

    Weekly live office hours to begin Monday, April 6, 8-9:30pm EST

    Come to us with your questions, concerns, and topics of interest. Each office hour will include a short update and lead into a question and answer time on additional topics of interest. Register at go.osu.edu/farmofficelive

  4. COVID-19 and Food Safety

    Apr. 01, 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

  5. COVID-19 - Financial Resources and Assistance

    Mar. 20, 2020

    Do you have a financial question? Our county-based Family and Consumer Sciences Extension financial educators are offering FREE financial education to assist families in improving both present and future economic well-being. Participants may submit anonymous questions, and a professional will respond via email within 72 hours!

    To submit a question, visit go.osu.edu/FinancialAssistance

     

  6. Dining with Diabetes

    Jan. 16, 2020

    Ohio State University Extension and the Coshocton Regional Medical Center will be offering Dining with Diabetes, a cooking school and nutrition education program designed for people with diabetes and their family members or caregivers. In a series of four classes, cooking demonstrations will help participants learn healthy techniques to use in their own kitchens. The program includes sampling healthy foods and discussion with a dietitian or certified...

  7. 2020 Ohio Achievement Record

    Oct. 09, 2019

    If you are interested in applying for any of the county opportunites fill out the 2020 Ohio Achievement Record and return it to the OSU Extension Office. 

  8. Agricultural and Natural Resource Mailing List

    Oct. 24, 2018

    The Coshocton County Extension office invites Coshocton County Residents to sign up for our Coshocton County Extension Agricultural & Natural Resources Mailing List.  Folks who are on the list will receive updates on Educational Workshops which will be held and will receive the Coshocton County Ag newsletter.

    When signing up for the mailing list, you can choose which program areas you wish to be notified about.  The programs could include workshops in Agronomic Crop Production, Commercial Horticulture, Farm Management, Farm Safety, Fertilizer & Pesticide Certification and...

  9. 2018 Coshocton County Plat Book Now Available

    Oct. 19, 2018

    Who owns Coshocton County? Thousands of people have a piece of it, and they are listed in the new plat book published by the Coshocton County OSU Extension with Mapping Solutions. The 2018 book is available for purchase at the County Extension office located at 724 S. 7th Street, Room 110 in Coshocton. There will also be Premium Wall Maps available for purchase upon request. For more information, contact the office at (740) 622-2265.

    This 96-page spiral-bound book features township and range maps of Coshocton County. These maps include the property boundaries for all rural parcels...

  10. Publications Available Through OSU Extension

    Nov. 04, 2015

    It's about time to get a new Farm Account Book! Or maybe you're looking for an updated Home Canning Guide?  Want to learn more about mushrooms or salamanders in Ohio? OSU Extension is a wealth of information and publications can make a great gift! We have updated our price list and have publications available in the following topics: agriculture, farm account books, fruit, home canning, horticulture, livestock, natural resources, plat books and vegetables.