Summit County Office

440 Vernon Odom Blvd
Akron OH 44307-2108

Hours of Operation

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the OSU Extension office will be open to the public by appointment only until further notice. Please contact a staff member in order to set an appointment. Please see our County Staff page to find email and telephone contacts for our staff members.
During this time, all Summit County Extension office staff will be teleworking from home and available by telephone and email.


County News

  1. Sour Rot Disorder of Grape

    Sour rot of grape is a disorder causing the breakdown of ripening berries rendering them unsuitable for wine production. 
  2. Spring Freeze Damage Resources

    We have been experiencing unusually cold temperatures this April. Some growers have reported concern over freeze damage to crops. Check out the link below for a news article on Spring Freeze Damage Resources. 
  3. Intro to Nature Journaling Webinar April 12th @ 3PM

    John (Jack) Muir Laws is an author, naturalist and environmental educator who writes and teaches about the power of nature journaling. You are invited to a free webinar, Intro to Nature Journaling on Monday, April 12th at 3PM.