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State Events

November 2014

November 11 End Date
Holiday Closing - Veteran's Day
OSU Extension, Darke County, is closed.

July 2014

July 4 End Date
Holiday Closing - 4th of July
Extension Office closed.

June 2014

June 13 End Date
State Special Needs 4-H Camp 2014
Canter's Cave, Jackson, OH

May 2014

May 26 End Date
Holiday Closing - Memorial Day
OSU Extension, Darke County, is closed.

March 2014

March 15 End Date
2014 Sewing Smorgasbord
The 41st annual Sewing Smorgasbord is being held on March 15th at Sheridan Middle School, Thornville, Ohio. Doors oen at 8:30 a.m. Classes-9:15 a.m.-3:05 p.m. Everyone welcome Cost $8.00.
March 11 End Date
Ohio Beef Cattle School, class #3
Fairfield County Ag Center, Lancaster plus other Counties across Ohio
We will be hosting a "live" feed of each of the 3 Ohio Beef Cattle School classes in various locations around Ohio
March 7 End Date
Southwest Ohio Small Farm Conference - Wilmington Ohio
Wilmington College
March 7 & 8, 2014

February 2014

February 25 End Date
Ag Crops Webinar
OSU Extension, Darke County
Herbicide Mode of Action, Resistance and New Herbicides
February 18 End Date
Ohio Beef Cattle School, class #2
Fairfield County Ag Center, Lancaster plus other Counties across Ohio
We will be hosting a "live" feed of each of the 3 Ohio Beef Cattle School classes in several locations around Ohio
February 11 End Date
Soybean Production
OSU Extension, Darke County
Everything but the Kitchen Sink: High Input Soybean Production - Dr. Laura Lindsey, State Specialist Soybean and Small Grains Production. Updates on Fungicides and Resistance, Soybean Cyst Nematode and Seed Treatments - Dr. Anne Dorrance, State Specialist Plant Pathology Soybeans
February 10 End Date
Small Farm College for 2014 in Shelby County!
The Bistro Room at “A Learning Place” 201 Robert M Davis Pkwy, Piqua, OH 45356
The “New and Small Farm College” is now in Shelby County!
February 5 End Date
Ohio Farmland Preservation Summit - CANCELLED
The OSU Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center
Due to the storm predictions, the Summit has been CANCELLED. The registration fee will be returned to those who have pre-registered.

January 2014

January 30 End Date
Forage School
OSU Extension, Darke County
The course is geared toward both forage and livestock producers. Emphasis will be on forages for dairy users, but beef and sheep users will also benefit from the course. Topics will be covered in 3 days of the school, January 30, February 4 and 11, from 12:45 to 3:30 each day.
January 28 End Date
Ohio Beef Cattle School
Fairfield County Ag Center, plus several other locations listed below
Live downlinks of each of the 3 Ohio Beef Cattle School classes will be hosted in several Extension office throughout Ohio
January 15 End Date
Farmland Leasing Workshop
Franklin Monroe Schools
Farmland leasing options, factor affecting leasing options and rates, cash rent survey data, Legal issues analyzing leasing practices and developing a written lease.
January 14 End Date
Corn Production Meeting
OSU Extension, Darke County
Optimizing Corn Yields - Assessing the Contribution of Key Agronomic Management Factors - Dr. Peter Thomison, State Specialist Corn Production Seed Treatments in Corn Impacts on Pests and Pollinators - Dr. Andy Michael, State Specialist Field Crops Entomology and Dr. Reed Johnson, Entomologist Apiculture.
January 13 End Date
Western Ohio Agronomy Day
Fort Loramie Ohio, St Michaels Hall
January 9 End Date
Small Farm College for 2014 in Warren County!
OSU Extension Office Warren County 320 E. Silver Street, Lebanon, OH 45036
OSU Extension is offering a program targeted at the new and small farmer.
January 7 End Date
Grain Marketing in Challenging Times
Your home or office
An online class focusing on using futures and options - Dr. Matt Roberts will be the lecturer.

December 2013

December 19 End Date
Tax Prepayer Ag and Natural Resources Issues Workshop
OSU Extension Darke County
A day-long tax webinar for those who want to learn more about federal tax law changes and updates they may encounter when filing 2013 tax returns for farmers
December 18 End Date
Getting Your Farm and Family Matters in Order
OSU Extension, Darke County
To help address the moments caused by the unexpected, OSU Extension is pleased to be offering a webinar workshop, titled “Getting your Farm & Family Affairs in Order.” This webinar is open to farmers across the country and will be held three times. Farm Families are encouraged to choose the one which works the best for their family.
December 17 End Date
2014 Ag Outlook Meeting
Miami Valley CTC, Clayton, Ohio
Farmers and agribusiness need to keep tuned into market trends, production economics and farm policy issues affecting farm profitability. Farmers, agribusinesses and others in the agricultural industry have the opportunity to learn more about the current farm outlook.
December 17 End Date
Ag Outlook Meeting
A Learning Place
Farmers and agribusiness need to keep tuned into market trends, production economics and farm policy issues affecting farm profitability. Farmers, agribusinesses and others in the agricultural industry have the opportunity to learn more about the current farm outlook.

September 2013

September 17 End Date
Small Farm Center at FSR
Corner of Beef St. and Corn Ave.
Attached below is the schedule for the daily presentations at the Farm Science Review's Small Farm Center, sponsored by the OSU Sustainable Agriculture Team

June 2013

June 15 End Date
Beef Clinic & Open Show
Beef clinic & Open Show

March 2013

March 16 End Date
2013 Sewing Smorgasbord
Sheridan Middle School, 8660 Sheridan Rd., Thornville, Ohio 43076

October 2012

October 17 End Date
2012 Agricultural Lender Seminars
Various
You are invited to attend our annual program designed to share current information with lenders and enhance the working relationship between OSU Extension and Ag Lenders. The agenda is based on evaluations from previous seminars, input from lenders and Agricultural Extension Educators on high priority topics.

September 2012

September 24 End Date
Ohio Beef Checkoff referendum
all Ohio County Extension offices
Voting in Ohio State University County Extension offices during regular office hours

June 2012

June 8 End Date
Piedmont 4-H Shooting Sports Camp
4-H Camp Piedmont
A shooting sports camp for youth ages 9-13.

June 2011

June 18 End Date
Beef Clinic & Open Show
Beef Clinic & Open Show
Announcements
Managing Your Money Series
OSU Extension offers a Managing Your Money series on a regular basis.
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County News
The Ohio State University has begun a new fund-raising campaign to support students from all 88 Ohio counties.
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State News
Twospotted Spider Mites in Field Crops
Just this past week we received many more reports of mite problems on soybeans, suggesting that the problem is increasing. We would urge growers to take a look at their fields, especially in those areas of the state that remain dry.
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Find recent "Grazing School" presentations on-line here!
The "Pastures for Profit" grazing school is a comprehensive course in Management Intensive Grazing
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