Ohio Beef Cattle Herd Health Seminars

Join OSU Extension and the Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine for a day focused on beef cattle herd health and preventative care.

Presenters and topics include:
Dr. Risa Pesapane – Tick Borne Disease
Jan. 19 – Dr. Joe Lozier –
Jan. 26 – Dr. Andy Niehaus –
Calving and Dystocia Management & Foot and Hoof Care
Seth Clark – Vaccination Programs for Cow Calf Herds
Garth Ruff – Marketing Herd Health Programs

These sessions will be offered in two different locations – Jackson County & Noble County

Price: $10.00 for both locations. Meal provided.

Questions: Contact Garth Ruff, Beef Cattle Field Specialist at 740-305-3201.

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Wednesday Women in Ag Webinar: Encouraging Conversation

Join us on November 8, 2023, for the next session on Encouraging Conversation. Join Emily Marrison for tips on connecting with others through the art of conversation. Whether family, friends, or strangers, discover ways to start a conversation and keep it going. “The Six Conversations” are sure to help you and those close to you. Register at this link one time for all the series by clicking here. See the flyer below for full details.

Climate Smart: Farming with Weather Extremes

Interested in learning about NRCS, Ohio State, and Central State Climate Smart research and activities?

What impacts might increasing temperatures and intense precipitation events have on water, manure, and pest management in Ohio?

How might changing weather patterns effect crop insurance, grain markets, and farmer stress?

On November, 30, 2023 from 8:30am-3:30pm at Der Dutchman; 445 S. Jefferson Ave Plain City, OH 43064. The cost is FREE to attend with Breakfast and Lunch is provided. If this is something that you are interested in attending register by clicking here.

2023 Beginner & Small Farm College

This college is designed to help landowners examine potential ways to increase profits on their small acreage properties. The program is open to all new or aspiring farmers, new rural landowners, small farmers, and farm families looking for new ideas.

During this college, participants will be challenged to develop realistic expectations for their new farm business. They will receive information on getting started, identifying the strengths and weaknesses of their property, and developing a farm business plan. Information on farm finances, insurance, liability, labor and marketing will be covered during the college.

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Southwest Ohio Beef Quality Assurance

The Goal of the Ohio Beef Quality Assurance program is to increase the competitive base for marketing Ohio Cattle. BQA is a program to ensure that beef and dairy cattle are maintained in a manner which will result in a safe and wholesome beef product. OSU Extension offers this workshop to address the industry demand for certification.

PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: $10 per person, includes dinner. Registration deadline, Nov. 20. Dinner and registration begin at 5:30p.m. Program begins at 6 p.m. Please make checks payable to The Ohio State University. Mail to OSU Extension, Clinton County, 111 S Nelson Ave, Suite 2, Wilmington, OH 45177. Detach and return this form with your payment.

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Fall Fun Cloverbud Super Saturday

We have another Cloverbud Super Saturday coming up, and this one is Fall Fun! Fall Fun will focus on fall related crafts and activities and it’s FREE to attend! This is open to all youth that are ages 5-8 as of January 1, 2023. Registration is required and can be completed at go.osu.edu/fall23supersat. See the flyer below for full details.

Southwest Ohio Beef Quality Assurance

Join OSU Extension Clinton County, Clinton County Farm Bureau and Wilmington College for the Southwest Ohio Beef Quality Assurance Training! This training will take place on November 27, 2023, from 5:30pm-7:00pm at the Wilmington College Academic Farm. There is a $10 fee to attend, and dinner is provided. If this is something that you are wanting to participate in, you don’t want to wait! Send registration and payment to the OSU Extension Clinton County Office no later than November 20, 2023. See the flyer below for full event details.

Ohio Women in Agriculture Learning Network

Farm Science Review is almost upon us! During Farm Science Review the Ohio Women in Agriculture Learning Network are hosting Kitchen Table Conversations. There will be several conversations taking place each day at various locations at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center in London Ohio. See the flyer below for the full schedule, topics, times, locations and speakers.