Past Events

  1. Jan 4, 2018 through Jan 5, 2018, 8:00am - 12:00pm

    8:00 A.M. Registration & Social Time Agenda Day 1 •ECO Farming: Soil Ecology & Nutrient Recycling •Biology of Soil Compaction •Economics of Cover Crops •Keeping Nutrients out of Surface Water Lunch Break •Using the Cover Crop Selector Tool •Soil Demonstrations •Raising Homegrown Nitrogen Cover Crops

  2. Sep 12, 2017 (All day)

    Details to come

  3. Aug 31, 2017 (All day)

      Growers can learn best practices for their soil at the Soil Health Testing Demonstration Field Day on Aug. 31 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 10492 E. Poe Road in Bowling Green. The event will focus on obtaining and maintaining healthy soil and will discuss the importance of chemical, physical and biological field tests and how they work. The field day is free of charge, and lunch will be provided. Preregistration is required by Aug. 28 and can be done by contacting Alan Sundermeier at 419-354-9050 or

  4. Aug 23, 2017, 8:30am - 2:30pm

    Mark your calendar now for the Hardin County Precision Ag Field Day to be held August 23 at Kellogg Farms, 17392 Township Road 50 near Forest. Bill and Shane Kellogg have committed 305 acres to the Blanchard River Demonstration Farms Network in cooperation with Ohio Farm Bureau and USDA. Existing edge of field research shows that placing nutrients below ground dramatically decreases potential for nutrient losses. This farm utilizes subsurface placement of nutrients using strip tillage techniques.

  5. Aug 17, 2017 (All day)

    Learn about the latest in nutrient management and application technology from the industry's leading experts. This event will also feature equipment demonstrations. Fertilizer certification will be offered to those who still need to complete the training. Agenda Includes: Water Quality Update- Jordan Hoewischer, Ohio Farm Bureau Economics of Precision Soil Sampling- Dave Scheiderer, Integrated Ag Services Nitrogen Placement- Dr. John Fulton, OSU Extension Sulfur Requirements in Corn- Ed Lentz, OSUE

  6. Aug 15, 2017 (All day)

    Join Dr. Pierce Paul as he identifies corn diseases and discusses management strategies. Leave you name and contact information with the Champaign County Extension Office to be notified when the location is set or in the event it is cancelled due to weather. The location is Ward Farms just West of Mad River and River Rd on US 36. See the map below. CCA credits applied for: IPM 2.0 hours Commercial Pesticide Credits: 2A for 2 hours Private Pesticide Credits: Category 1 for 2 hours  

  7. Aug 2, 2017 (All day)

    Educational program and demonstrations provide the latest information on best practices for manure management. Continuing ed credits available.  2017 MSR Flyer

  8. Jul 31, 2017 (All day)

    Join Dr. Kelley Tilmon as she identifies soybean insects and discusses management strategies. This event will take place in a soybean field at the corner of U.S. Hwy 36 and St. Rt. 559 south of Woodstock (see map below). Leave you name and contact information with the Champaign County Extension Office to be notified when the location is set or in the event it is cancelled due to weather. CCA credits: IPM 2.0 hours Commercial Pesticide credits: Category 2A- 2.0 hours Private Pesticide credits: Category 1- 2.0 hours    

  9. Jul 27, 2017, 9:00am - 11:00am

    Details to come.

  10. Jul 19, 2017 (All day)

    Western Agricultural Research Station Field Day. More details to come.