LAST CALL-EAST OHIO Women In Agriculture Conference

Are you a woman or young women in the northeastern or eastern Ohio area interested or involved in food, agriculture, natural resources or small business?  Then hurry up and get your registration in the mail  before Tuesday, March 18th to attend this first ever event in our area!  On-line registration is closed, but you can still snail mail your information to be included.

The 2014 East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference will be held March 28 at the Kent State University Tuscarawas Campus Small Business Development Center in New Philadelphia, OH.  Visit this link to obtain a printable flyer with mail-in registration form

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Join the over 40 participants for a great educational and networking event just for Women in Agriculture!

OSU Extension Maps and Apps Mobile Media Marketing Workshop Coming to Stark County April 11!

Don’t miss your opportunity to build your food, agricultural, or horticultural business’s mobil media marketing with this easy, affordable workshop.  Help your customers find you, and gain control with your owned, earned and paid online presence.  This workshop will explore how customers

  • Find your business online
  • View your business on mobile devices
  • Use social media to accessstarkmapsandapps4112014 your content and special offers, as well as post comments, photos, videos, reviews, and location-based check-ins
  • Utilize apps and GS devices to find and navigate to your business
  • Access the latest apps and tech gadgets

Workshop will be held on Friday, April 11 from 10:30am-3:30pm at the Stark County USDA Service Center, 2650 Richville Drive SE, Massillon, OH  44646.  Cost is $40 per person and $15 for each additional person from the same business and includes lunch, snacks, workbooks and materials.  For more information or a registration form, visit or call 330-830-7700, xt.116.

Still time to participate in Stark County Women in Food, Agriculture and Environment Networking Forum!

Don’t miss this great opportunity to help develop a local women in food, agriculture and environment network!  We’d love to have you join us and there’s still time to participate!

Stark County Women in Food, Agriculture and Environment Networking Forum on Saturday, February 22, 2014 from 9AM-4PM at the Canton Woman’s Club.   Visit to get your registration flyer and connect with Heather Neikirk, OSU Extension Educator for Agriculture and Natural Resources, Stark County to make sure you are added to the registration list.  Details and contact information are included on the flyer.Stark County Women in Food, Agriculture and Environment Networking Forum