Update from the Highland County Extension Office

Brooke Beam, Ph.D.

Agriculture and Natural Resources/Community Development Educator

Ohio State University Extension, Highland County


December 9, 2020


Due to increased COVID-19 cases, our office will be closed to the public until January 15, 2021.  However, we are still available to meet your needs via phone, email, or personal consultation (by appointment).  We can be reached at 937-393-1918 during normal business hours or email at your convenience.


Agricultural and Natural Resources/Community Development 

Brooke Beam – beam.49@osu.edu


4-H Youth Development

Danielle Combs – combs.311@osu.edu

Kathy Bruynis – bruynis.5@osu.edu


Family and Consumer Sciences (ServSafe) 

Kathy Bruynis – bruynis.5@osu.edu


Office Management and Support

Leeanna McKamey – mckamey.6@osu.edu

Southern Ohio Farm Show, December 9, 2020

This week on the Southern Ohio Farm Show, we visit a Christmas tree farm, learn about winterizing sprayers with Richard Purdin, learn more about tax exempt rules with Chris Bruynis, and bake cutout cookies with Kathy Bruynis and her grandchildren. Tune in next week for another new episode of the Southern Ohio Farm Show!