News and Notes: June 2, 2020

OUR VISION: Ohioans have the knowledge and resources they need to actively engage in creating conditions in which they thrive.

OUR MISSION: We create opportunities for people to explore how science-based knowledge can improve social, economic and environmental conditions.

Leadership Notes

  1. This weekend was a bit surreal for me as I celebrated my daughter’s wedding in a very small ceremony on the Medina town square, following COVID-19 requirements and trying to ensure that it was both memorable and yet reflected the gravity of the times we are in.

COVID-19 Updates

  1. If you are requesting an exemption to be open for limited “Essential and Time-Critical Extension Activities” before July 6, please attempt to submit your plan by this Friday.

  2. If you haven’t already completed your survey, please do so before Friday COB.

Community Connections

  1. Don't forget that the 4-H Camp BuckeyeFunder campaign runs through June 18 at give.osu.edu/4hcamps.

Programming Perspectives

  1. On May 27, the Farm Office Team hosted the Coronavirus Food Agriculture Program (CFAP) webinar and streamed it live with Ohio’s Country Journal and Ag Net radio.

  2. The Fulton County office of OSU Extension has had several programming successes during spring 2020.