Past Events

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

  2. 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.

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


  4. 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 (

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

  6. 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.

  7. 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

  8. Jun 20, 2019 (All day)

    The Northwest Ag Research Station will be hosting a field day on June 20  at 9 am emphasizing “Lake Friendly Farming Research”.   Topics include Soil Drainage research, precision fertilizer placement, ultra-early corn, manure nutrient balancing, and soil health.  Management of prevented planting fields will also be discussed.  RSVP for lunch, no cost to attend.  See the flyer or for information.

  9. Jun 13, 2019, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    A Cover Crop Workshop will take place in Licking County on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 6-8 pm. Our featured speaker will be David Brandt from Walnut Creek Seeds, LLC. Topics will include cover crops and soil health. We will have a panel discussion comprised of local producers discussing their experiences with cover crops. The Muskingum Watershed Conservancy District is continuing its cover crop cost share this year. Participate in this opportunity to learn more about cover crops before the cost share deadline is here.

  10. May 30, 2019, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    Do you have a fertilizer certificate that is set to expire May 31 and need a final chance to renew it before it expires?  If so, there is a fertilizer recertification class scheduled in Kenton (Hardin County) for May 30 at 7:00 pm.  This one-hour evening class will meet the requirements for the Ohio Department of Agriculture.  The class will be held at the Hardin County OSU Extension Office, 1021 W. Lima Street, Kenton, Ohio.  Please arrive early to allow time for check-in or registration and bring your Ohio ‘Fertilizer Applicator Certificate’ card.