The 100-year signing anniversary of Smith-Lever Act, which officially created the national Cooperative Extension System, will take place in 2014. There will be local, state and national activities. While celebrating Cooperative Extension’s heritage, the primary focus will be on contemporary efforts and launching Cooperative Extension for the next 100 years of educational programming that transforms behavior of individuals, families, youth, farmers, communities and businesses.
Follow information about the history, centennial and future of Extension on Twitter. Ohio is using the national Centennial hashtag - #Ext100years. You can also follow the Extension 100 years profile at @Ext100years on Twitter.