Upcoming Events:

Urban Aquaponics Workshop July 14th, 2018 — 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Location: CSU Dayton 840 Germantown St. Dayton, Ohio. Cost: FREE. Contact: Kevin McGhee kmcghee@centralstate.edu (937) 224-9654 ext. 111. Join Central State University Extension, Rid-All Green Partnership, and the Dayton Foodbank for an introductory workshop on urban aquaponics. This program gives participants a basic understanding of the theory, science, and fundamentals necessary to build, launch, and maintain an urban fish-farming enterprise. Workshop topics include: Intro into Aquaponics, Aquaponics - Principals and Theory, Aquaponics System Design, Hands-on Activities - Water Quality Testing, Aquaponics System Operation, Aquaponics System Maintenance. Contact Kevin McGhee (937) 224-9654 ext. 111 for more information or to register. Central State University Extension, Rid All Green Partnership Urban Agriculture and Youth Education, The Foodbank Solving Hunger in the Miami Valley. centralstate.edu/csuextension.

Agribusiness Startup & Growth Workshop, Date: Monday, July 23, Time:   11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Location: Ohio Department of Natural Resources, 2045 Morse Rd. Columbus, Ohio 43224. Room: DNR E1, Assembly Center West. Cost: Free and Open to the Public. Contact: Renita Porter rporter@centratstate.edu, (614) 674-6501 ext. 217. Join Central State University Extension and Rid-All Green Partnership for the Agribusiness Startup & Growth Workshop. This workshop is  designed for small agribusiness entrepreneurs who are ready to implement their business ideas or expand an existing agribusiness into a more viable and profitable enterprise. Workshop topics may include: Proper formation of an agribusiness, Completion of a working business plan, Access to capital, Launching or growth of operations. For questions or to register, contact Franklin County Agent, Renita Porter (614) 674-6501 ext. 217.

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CSUE’s mission is to become a premier community-based outreach and educational program leader that provides a holistic Extension approach to improve the overall conditions facing families in rural and urban communities and addressing agricultural issues in rural and urban locations.