Calling All Lady Landowners

Coshocton County and Putnam County Extension will host a Women in Agriculture program on Friday, October 20 from noon-4:30 p.m.

The interactive Lady Landowner workshop provides women landowners with the confidence, skills, and resources necessary to interact with tenants, develop and negotiate lease arrangements, and more. Registration includes all materials with lunch provided.

Topics for the day will include addressing the risks of leasing, verbal versus written leases, nuts and bolts of a lease, communicating with your tenant, negotiation process and skills, factors that affect the rental rate and more.

This workshop will share speakers between Putnam County and Coshocton County utilizing technology for live streaming. Peggy Hall and Emily Adams will teach at the Coshocton County, and Beth Scheckelhoff and Tony Nye will teach at the Putnam County location. The Coshocton County location is the Frontier Power Community Room, 770 South 2nd Street, Coshocton, OH 43812. The Putnam County location is the Putnam County Extension Office, 1206 East 2nd Street, Ottawa, OH 45875.

Cost for the Lady Landowner program is $20. Online registration is available at Payment by cash or check can be made as well with registration forms that can be found at or Please direct questions to: Emily Adams, Coshocton County Extension, 740-622-2265 or or Beth Scheckelhoff, Putnam County Extension, 419-592-0806 or

Putnam County registration form