Forages For The Future Regional Program

Forages for the Future Regional Program

Thursday, July 29, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Registration requested by July 22nd!


Thanks to our sponsors: 

Mercer Landmark

Dairy Farmers of America

St Henry FFA


Click HERE for full flyer!

  1. Our Land, Our Water 2017 Farm Tour

    Jul. 03, 2017


    Jun. 08, 2017

    With spring in full swing and summer just around the corner, many producers may be considering selling produce, meats, cottage foods and baked goods directly to consumers at the farm property. A question we often hear from farmers thinking about these types of farm food sales is, “do I need some type of license or inspection to sell food from the farm?” The answer to this question depends upon the type of food offered for sale:

  3. 2017 Lawn & Gardening Talks

    Feb. 16, 2017

    This is the third year for this series of seven monthly talks that cover a wide variety of lawn and garden topics.  Each month will bring a different speaker who is well versedin the topic of the month.  Please see the flyer for more details.  


  4. 2015-16 Western Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents

    Oct. 31, 2016 Ohio cropland values and cash rental rates are projected to decrease in 2016. According to the Ohio Cropland Values and Cash Rents Survey bare cropland values in western Ohio are expected to decrease from 4.8% to 11.1% in 2016 depending on the region and land class. Cash rents are expected to decline from 5.6% to 7.6% depending on the region and land class.

    For full article, click HERE.

  5. 2016 Custom Farm Rates

    Oct. 28, 2016

    Barry Ward, Leader, Production Business Management Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics F. John Barker, Extension Educator Agriculture/Amos Program, County Director Ohio State University Extension Knox County   A large number of Ohio farmers hire machinery operations and other farm related work to be completed by others. This is often due to lack of proper equipment, lack of time or lack of
  6. Barb Hennard Receives DSA Award

    Sep. 20, 2016

    Barb Hennard, Mercer and Auglaize County Family and Consumer Sciences Educator, recived the Distinguished Service Award at the NAEFCS Annual Session.