Perry County News

  1. Drug Abuse Prevention Training

    Feb. 13, 2018

    Generation Rx: Safe Medication Practices for Life
    Drug Abuse Prevention Training

  2. 2018 Dining with Diabetes

    Jan. 19, 2018

    Dining with Diabetes is a series of four classes conducted by OSU Extension and Ohio University. This program helps individuals learn strategies to manage their diabetes through menu planning, carbohydrate counting, portion control, and label reading.  Participants have the opportunity to sample healthy foods made utilizing concepts taught. You'll learn how to incorporate good, healthy cooking techniques and other practices to help control your blood sugar. Registar early space is limited. Classes start March 2018


  3. 2018 Master Gardener Training

    Jan. 10, 2018

    If you enjoy gardening and are looking for a way to give back to your community, then becoming a Master Gardener Volunteer (MGV) may be just the thing for you. Beginning in February, Perry and Morgan Extension will be offering Master Gardener training. This program provides intensive training in horticulture to interested Ohio residents who then volunteer their time assisting with educational programs and activities for residents through their local OSU Extension county office. Volunteers are not required to have gardening skills or knowledge.

  4. Annie's Project Retreat "Empowering Women in Agriculture"

    Jan. 10, 2018

    About Annie's Project

    "Our mission is to empower farm and ranch women to be better business partners through networks and by managing and organizing critical information".

    Annie’s  Project was designed by her daughter to provide risk management education for women involved in all  
    aspects of the agriculture  industry. Since 2000, well over 5,000 women have completed the workshop.

  5. New 2017 Perry County Plat Books are now available

    Nov. 29, 2017

    Now available @ Perry County OSU Extension office - Somerset, Ohio 740.743.1602

    Perry County Chamber of Commerce - New Lexington, Ohio 740.342.3547

  6. 2017 Zero Weight Gain Challenge Live Healthy Live Well

    Nov. 15, 2017

    Ohio State Univeristy Extension invites you to join the "Live Healthy Live Well Zero Weight Gain" challenge

  7. $martpath Training, Excellence in Financial Literacy Education - November Classes Now Forming

    Jun. 07, 2017

    $martPath is an engaging, interactive and easy-to-use way for teachers of grades 1-6 to embed relevant and fun economic and financial education in their classrooms. Best of all, $martPath is completely free!