2021 Featured Speakers


2021 Topics and Speakers by Location

Ottawa, OH – Putnam Co. Educational Service Center, 124 Putman Parkway, Ottawa, OH  45875  (pdf agenda w/times)

  • Farm Service Agency – Loan Program Update, Kurt Leber, Northwest Ohio FSA, District Director, Farm Loan & Farm Program
  • Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins & Tax Implications, Barry Ward, Leader, Production Business Management, OSU Extension
  • Behind the Meter Solar Energy on-Farm, Eric Romich, OSU Extension Field Specialist, Energy Education
  • Solar Leasing Farmland, Eric Romich, OSU Extension Field Specialist, Energy Education
  • Carbon Market, Mike Estadt, OSU Extension Educator, Agriculture & Natural Resources – Pickaway County
  • Machinery Replacement Strategies & Investment in Precision Ag, Terry W. Griffin, Associate Professor, Department of Ag Economics at Kansas State University.

Urbana, OH – Champaign Co. Community Center Auditorium, 1512 South US Highway 68, Urbana, OH  43078  (pdf agenda w/times)

  • FSA Update, Shari Deao, Champaign County Director, Farm Service Agency
  • Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins – 2022, Barry Ward, Leader, Production Business Management
  • Supply Chain Issues and What it Means for Farmers, Dr. John Fulton, Professor, Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University
  • Value of Timber to Landowners, Dr. Andy Londo, Professor of Silviculture and Extension Specialist, The Ohio State University
  • Carbon Markets, Mike Estadt, OSU Extension Educator, Pickaway County

Washington Court House, OH – Fayette County Agricultural Center, 1415 US Hwy 22 SW, Washington Court House, OH  43160  (pdf agenda w/times)

  • FSA Update, Katie Maust, Fayette County Director, Farm Service Agency
  • Value of Timber to Landowners, Dr. Andy Londo, Professor of Silviculture and Extension Specialist, The Ohio State University
  • Carbon Markets, Mike Estadt, OSU Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Pickaway County
  • Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins – 2022, Barry Ward, Leader, Production Business Management, OSU Extension
  • Supply Chain Issues and What it Means for Farmers, John Fulton, Professor, Department of Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University

Wooster, OH – Buckeye Agricultural Museum, 877 West Old Lincoln Way, Wooster, OH  44691  (pdf agenda w/times)

  • Ag Law Update, Peggy Kirk Hall, OSU Ag Law Team
  • Meter Solar Energy on-Farm, Eric Romich, OSU Extension Field Specialist, Energy Education
  • Examining Land Values, Rents, Crop Input Costs & Margins & Tax Implications, Barry Ward, Leader, Production Business Management, OSU Extension
  • Staying Profitable in Dairy, Dianne Shoemaker, OSU Extension Dairy Economics Filed Specialist
  • Carbon Markets, Mike Estadt, OSU Extension Pickaway County