1. 22nd Annual Master Gardener Volunteer Plant Sale

    May. 08, 2023

    Plants, plants, and more plants will be available at the 2023 Paulding County Master Gardener Volunteer plant sale on Friday, May 19th, 2023, from 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM and Saturday, May 20th from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM or until the plants are sold out. The sale will take place at the Paulding County Fairgrounds inside the Block Building at 503 Fairground Drive, Paulding, OH 45879.

  2. Master Gardeners to offer 8th Annual College Scholarship

    Apr. 24, 2023

    The Paulding County Master Gardeners provide education and information about horticulture to the citizens of Paulding County.  In 2023, they will be offering their 8th annual college scholarship.  This scholarship is awarded to provide access to educational opportunities for Paulding County residents.  The scholarship was developed from money from their annual plant sale.  The Master Gardeners want anyone pursuing a degree in agriculture, with priority given to horticulture-based majors, to have the opportunity to further their education. 

  3. Join Paulding County in a Regional Weeds University

    Feb. 22, 2023

    OSU Extension invites crop producers, CCAs, and agribusinesses to attend a regional 2023 Ohio Weed University on Wednesday, March 1, or Friday, March 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at locations across the state.

    Locations will include:

  4. Ag Outlook - Great Lineup for Speakers on Tuesday, February 14

    Feb. 07, 2023

    Join Defiance and Paulding County OSU Extension in Jewel, Ohio for the next Ag Outlook meeting on Tuesday, February 14 from 5:30 - 9:00 PM at the Jewell Community Center, 7900 Independence Rd., Defiance, OH 43512.

  5. NW Ohio Newsletter of Agriculture and Natural Resources programs

    Feb. 02, 2023

    The NW Ohio Agriculture and Natural Resources newsletter contains information on upcoming programs via NW Ohio through June of 2023.

  6. New Pesticide Applicator Crash Course on Thursday, February 16 open for Registration

    Jan. 17, 2023

    As advertised in the NW Ohio Newsletter in 2023 a New Pesticide Applicator class. This class will help new pesticide applicators prepare for the Ohio Department of Agriculture pesticide applicator license test in CORE and cereal and grain crops (private category 1/commercial category 2c) as well as recordkeeping after you have obtained the license. Study guides will be provided with registration along with other resources. Study books from the OSU Extension Publications store are available at an additional cost.

  7. January 31 – Private Pesticide Re-Certification and Private/Commercial Fertilizer Re-Certification registration open.

    Jan. 11, 2023

    By now many of you who are up for certification for Private Pesticide or Commercial/Private Fertilizer (Category 15) are receiving letters your renewal letters from the Ohio Department of Agriculture. If you have completed your total hours for re-certification, you may mail the invoice and payment into ODA for the $30. This is called the RENEWAL fee. Many times this is confusing as you only do this once every three years.

  8. Walk Through Winter is Back!

    Nov. 21, 2022

    Walk Through Winter is back starting December 14th!

    Join us at the Extension Hall on Wednesdays from 12pm-1pm for some exercise and a healthy treat!

    *No WTW on December 28th*

  9. Healthy for the Holidays

    Sep. 13, 2022

    Healthy for the Holidays is a fall program focusing on multiple aspects of wellness including physical, mental, and financial. Each session will cover a different topic or have a different activity. Participants will discuss a variety of topics each meeting, as well as set personal goals to focus on throughout the week. Classes are FREE, but optional crafts are $5 per session.

  10. Join our growing Zumba group!

    Sep. 12, 2022

    Come join us for Zumba on Wednesday evenings from 5:30pm-6:30pm. 

    Cost is FREE!

    Classes are held at the OSU Extension office, in the big hall, at the Paulding County Fairgrounds. For any questions contact Casey Bishop at or by calling 419-399-8225.