NEW! 2022 Version of the Lucas County Food Assistance Resource Guide Now Available

September 28, 2022 - 2:49pm -- powers-barker.1...

Lucas County Extension’s Community Nutrition programs (EFNEP and SNAP-ED) have released a 2022 version of the Lucas County Food Assistance Resource Guide. The Guide assists individuals and community partners with finding free or low-cost groceries and meals throughout the county. Link here for the copy. 

This revised version includes:

2022 Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist Class

September 6, 2022 - 5:25am --

Calling Nature Enthusiasts (Article Appeared in Toledo Blade, 09.06.2022)

I hope last weekend provided an opportunity for you to spend sometime outdoors. While some people had an extra-long weekend, others may have had to work extra as the summer season winds down. No matter the situation, even just 30 minutes outdoors can be enough to refresh and reboot with a walk, a stroll, or simply sitting and enjoying the plants and wildlife around us.

Welcome Jordan Beck, New Water Quality Associate for Lucas, Fulton and Williams Counties

April 20, 2020 - 9:01am --

We would like to welcome Jordan Beck to OSU Extension.

Jordan is the Water Quality Extension Associate for Lucas, Fulton and Williams Counties.  Jordan will be working on farmer demonstrations, research, and outreach with impacts on water quality.  Jordan has interest in livestock/manure management, nutrient use efficiency, and cover crop demonstrations and trials.  Prior to his water quality position, Jordan has worked as a livestock nutritionist and has experience in livestock management and marketing.