News

  1. Bird Flu

    Mar. 31, 2022

    HIGHLY PATHOGENIC AVIAN INFLUENZA DETECTED IN BACKYARD FLOCK IN FRANKLIN COUNTY
  2. 2022 Lawn & Garden Talks

    Mar. 15, 2022

    Join us for a monthly series of Lawn & Garden Talks!

    Click here for the 2022 Flyer

    Each month is a different topic.  It isn't necessary to attend all of the sessions, feel free to pick and choose which ones interest you.  We ask you to pre-register only so that we can have plenty of handouts available.

  3. 2021-2022 West Central Ohio Dairy Luncheon Series

    Oct. 28, 2021

    Third Wednesday of the month; November - March

  4. Pesticide Applicator License Testing Dates Announced

    Oct. 27, 2021

    Testing dates for Pesticide Applicator Licenses in Mercer County have been set.

    See full flyer HERE

  5. New Pesticide Applicator Training

    Oct. 27, 2021

    This class is to prepare individuals for Core and Category 1 Private Applicator Exams

    Full flyer HERE

  6. 2021 Lawn & Garden Talks

    May. 17, 2021

    Monthly Garden Talks from April through September. Covering a wide variety of lawn and garden topics.

    Click the link below to see the full 2021 flyer.  Recordings of past sessions listed below!

    2021 Lawn & Garden Talk Series 

  7. Don't Let The Warm Weather Fool You

    Apr. 08, 2021

    A chart from The Old Farmers Almanac that will help determine when to start seeds indoors, transplant seedlings outdoors, and when to start seeds outdoors.

     

  8. Technology and Data Management

    Feb. 09, 2021

    From milking parlors, to robots, to sophisticated software…. Farmers are increasingly using technology to make management decisions on farms. Dairy farming has evolved greatly over the last few decades. If there was ever an industry in need of new technologies to become leaner and greener, it’s dairy farming.

  9. 2021 4-H Enrollment is Open!

    Jan. 26, 2021

    4-H online enrollment for Mercer County members is open!

    Information on how to enroll, helpful tips and a step by step guide at: https://go.osu.edu/enrollmentinformation

    Enrollment Deadline is March 1, 2021 

     

  10. Planning for the Future of Your Farm Webinar Series

    Jan. 20, 2021

    OSU Extension will host a virtual three part“Planning for the Future of Your Farm”webinar series on February 15, 22 and March 1, 2021 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This workshop is designed to help farm families learn strategies and tools to successfully create a succession and estate plan that helps you transfer your farm’s ownership, management, and assets to the next generation.

     

    Click HERE to view the whole flyer.

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