Past Events

  1. Aug 21, 2019, 10:00am - 3:00pm

    The field day will include the following topics from industry professionals: •Elizabeth Hawkins, OSU Field Specialist, Agronomy Systems: report on efields research and how you can get involved. •Anne Dorrance, OSU Soybean Pathology and SCN research: reporting about soybean diseases and SCN •Aaron Wilson, OSU Senior Research Associate – Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center: climate and how it affects herbicide drift Location: Headwaters Outdoor Education Center 151 Home Rd., Mt Gilead, OH 43338

  2. Aug 13, 2019, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

    2019 has been an a trying year. Monitoring disease and insect pressure will be crucial this year with the later maturity of our crops. Anne Dorrance, Pierce Paul, Mark Loux, Kelley Tillmon, and Andy Michel will be joining us to help us better understand which disease and insects we need to be on the lookout for this fall to maximize crop yields and/or profit.

  3. Aug 13, 2019, 9:00am - 2:00pm

    On August 13th 2019, the Southwest Ohio Corn Growers Association, in conjunction with the Fayette County Agronomy Committee and the Fayette County Extension Office, will hold their annual field day and agronomy plot demonstrations. The event will be held at the Fayette County Demonstration Farm, located north of Washington CH on Old Route 38, at the Fayette County Airport. The field day will be from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM. It is free to attend and will include lunch. Certified Crop Advisor credits and Private Pesticide recertification credits will also be available for thisevent.

  4. Jul 31, 2019 through Aug 1, 2019, 8:00am - 8:00pm

  5. Jul 18, 2019 (All day)

    Thursday July 18, 2019: The Ohio State University Extension and the State Climate Office of Ohio will be hosting CLIMATE SMART: Farming with Weather Extremes, to be held at Der Dutchman in Plain City, Ohio.

  6. Jul 17, 2019, 1:00pm - 7:00pm


  7. Jul 17, 2019, 9:00am - 3:00pm

    The Western Agricultural Research Station Agronomy Field Day will be held July 17th. The station is mostly planted but everything went in on the edge – as you saw it on your farm too. Hear our researcher’s thoughts and recommendations on how to manage this season. Held at the OSU Western Agricultural Research Station at 7721 South Charleston Pike, South Charleston (

  8. Jul 3, 2019, 9:00am - 12:00pm

  9. Jun 27, 2019, 6:30pm - 9:00pm

    Weed control is critical on Prevented Planting acres will be the topic of Jeff Stachler, OSU Extension Auglaize County, who will address options at this time.  Brad Wingfield, Wingfield Crop Insurance Service will discuss crop insurance issues.  Joe Nester, Nester Ag Management will address why cover crops should be planted to help bring up nutrients from deep in the soil to replace nutrients washed out by all this rain.  Sarah Noggle, OSU Extension, Paulding County will make available resources for dealing with stress.

  10. Jun 20, 2019 (All day)

    Highlighting research on water quality, management of nitrogen and phosphorus, application of fertilizer and manure, and soil health being conducted in the Western Lake Erie Basin. "Effect of Conservation Practices on Ag Phosphorus Loss in Tile Drained Landscapes " - Kevin King, USDA.ARS Soil Drainage Researcher "Demonstration of Precision Fertilizer Placement Equipment" - John Fulton, OSU Extension "eFields Research Reports to Improve Nutrient Management" - Elizabeth Hawkins, OSU Extension