Back to Normal Operating Hours!

Beginning June 1, 2021, the OSU Extension Office will be open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30pm (closed 12:30 to 1 pm for lunch). Thank you to everyone who supported the Extension Office during the past challenging months! We look forward to seeing you at the Hobart Center for County Government, 510 W. Water Street, Suite 250 (2nd floor) in Troy. See you soon!

  1. Jr. Chef Registration opens March 4!!

    Feb. 07, 2024

    Back by popular demand is our Miami County Jr. Chefs Program!!

    Registration opens March 4 at 8am.

    Sessions are June 12-14 and June 18-20 with a morning and afternoon session offered each week!

  2. Quality Assurance

    Feb. 06, 2024

    Quality Assurance dates are live!  Don't forget registration is required!

    February 19 - 9am at the Duke Lundgard sign up at

    February 19 - 11am at the Duke Lundgard sign up at

    March 25 - 5:30pm at the Hobart Building for County Government sign up at

  3. Safe Sitter Offered

    Jan. 16, 2024

    Safe Sitter Essentials

    Designed to prepare students to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting.
    The Instructor-led class is filled with fun games and role-playing exercises. Students even get to
    use manikins to practice rescue skills like choking rescue!

    February 19, 2024 

  4. 2024 Camp Counselor Applications

    Sep. 19, 2023

    If you are interested in being a camp counselor for the 2024 year please fill out an application and return it to our office by September 29, 2023.  It can also be emailed to  Jr. 4-H Camp dates are June 2-6, 2024 and Cloverbud Day camp is June 7, 2024.

     Applications can be found here

  5. Miami County Shooting Sports Meet & Greet

    Sep. 08, 2023

    Please join us Sunday, September 24 from 3-6pm for a Shooting Sports Meet & Greet.  This is an opportunity to see the program in action as well as enjoy some food, fun and youth development.  This will be held at the Pleasant Hill VFW 7578 W Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, Ohio.  We hope to see you there!

  6. Farm Science Review

    Sep. 01, 2023

    Ohio's Farm Science Review is September 19-21.  Advance tickets can be purchased in our office for $10 each.  They are $15 at the admission gate.

  7. Still Project Judging

    Jun. 26, 2023

    4-H Shooting Sports Judging is taking place on July 9, 2023 and Still Projects will be July 12, 2023.  Please sign up in advance! 

    Sign up for Shooting Sports at sign up by July 5th

    Sign up for Still Projects at sign up by July 7th

  8. Join our Team!

    May. 26, 2023

    Join our Team!  We are hiring a full-time Program Assistant focusing on 4-H.  The successful candidate will be excited about youth and have a passion for working with volunteers; knowledgeable about teaching STEM and financial literacy; enjoys working with a diverse group of clientele; and is a team player!  Find out more and apply online here!

  9. Office Closure

    May. 17, 2023

    The OSU Extension Miami County office will be closed Friday May 19, 2023 from 9 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. for training. Thank you for your understanding as we continue to train and grow to serve our community. 

  10. GroBucks Workshops

    May. 17, 2023

    OSU Extension Miami County is offering a series of workshops this
    summer to boost your confidence and ability to grow vegetables in
    your own backyard. Each session will cover a gardening topic with
    cooking demonstrations and tastings with unique recipes. The
    workshops are FREE and open to the public.

    MAY 15 Growing Greens
    JUNE 12 10 Easy Steps for a Successful Garden
    JULY 10 Growing Peppers
    AUGUST 21 Growing and Utilizing Herbs

    Visit or call 937-440-3945 for more