Ohio State University Extension
Cultivating people, plants and communities.

OSU Extension staff is working remotely until further notice.

Posted by cherylm at Mar 18, 2020. No Comments.

If you have need immediate assistance, contact Summit County Master Extension Educator, Jacqueline Kowalski kowalski.124@osu.edu

Meet Me in the Garden

Posted by cherylm at Dec 31, 2018. No Comments.

Meet Me In the Garden will be offered virtually via Zoom until further notice. Please note that the start time is 6:30 p.m.

08 02 14_710208 02 14_710208 02 14_710208 02 14_7102.January 27, 2021

Ohio’s Forests: Ecology and Management

Register Here

This presentation covers the basics of forest structure and ecology with a focus on forest diversity and distribution across the state. It also addresses threats to forest health and sustainable management practices.

Presented by Mike Watson 
Conservation Biologist
Holden Forests & Gardens  


February 24, 2021

Wellness in the Garden

Register Here

Learn why ergonomics is important, how to keep yourself healthy while gardening, and find out what gardening tools are easier on your body. Bring your favorite garden tool for an ergonomic review.

Presented by – Andrea Bonesteel

Occupational Health and Safety Specialist and Summit County Master Gardener


March 24, 2021

Phenology: Using Nature’s Calendar to
Predict Plant Bloom & Insect Activity

Register Here

Discover how phenology tells when to expect seasonal events such as what’s blooming and what insect activity is in the near future and use it to our advantage.

Presented by Denise Ellsworth 
Program Director Pollinator Education
OSU Dept. of Entomology/Extension








Master Gardener Hotline

Posted by cherylm at Mar 4, 2014. No Comments.

The Master Gardener Hotline In person  is closed for the season


We will return in March 2021.  You can also ask your gardening questions to a hotline volunteer by emailing us at mgsummitcounty@gmail.com


Follow this link to the  “Ask a Master Gardener” website: http://extension.osu.edu/ask-an-expert/ask-master-gardener