Backyard Poultry Seminar at Milan Center Feed and Grain

Milan Center Feed and Grain is hosting a Backyard Poultry Seminar on Friday, April 21st beginning at 6:30 pm.  Dr. Nancy Jefferson will be speaking at the event and she is the Head of Backyard Poultry for Kalmbach Feeds.  This seminar is open to anyone with backyard poultry or have an interest in getting into backyard poultry.  As with all seminars Milan Center Feed and Grain hold, 4-H youth are always welcome to attend to gain additional knowledge about their project(s).  They will also be providing dinner for those in attendance and ask for an RSVP if you are planning on going.  To RSVP, you can stop by the store or call Milan Center at 260-657-5461.

Community Service at the Fairgrounds

The Junior Fairboard will be having community service hours coming up for the months of April and May. If you want/need to get some hours in, come to the fairgrounds and help the Junior Fairboard! Dates and times are below:

Tuesday Evenings from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

April dates – 4th, 11th, 18th, & 25th

May dates – 2nd, 9th, 16th, & 23rd

Saturday Mornings from 8:00 am to 11:00 am

April dates – 8th, 15th, 22nd, & 29th

May dates – 6th, 13th, & 20th

This is Ohio 4-H!

Help recognize the 4-H members, Cloverbuds, volunteers, or educators in your life who embody This is Ohio 4-H! by submitting your photos. Any 4-H member may submit photos for the This is Ohio 4-H! Photo Contest. There will be two divisions, Junior (4-H age 8-13) and Senior (4-H age 14-19). All entries must be submitted by May 17. Winners will be featured in a special Ohio 4-H Highlightsnewsletter and used to promote 4-H around the state. Please see linked guidelines below for full details.

This is Ohio 4-H! Photo Contest Guidelines


Please submit a JPEG file for each photo. One photo may be submitted per category.

Submissions for the Junior division:

Submissions for the Senior division:


All entries must be submitted no later than Wednesday, May 17.


If you have any questions, please email

Ohio Academy of Science STEM Scholarship

Are you a junior or senior in good standing at any Ohio high school? (Class of 2023 or 2024)?

Are you looking to attend a public or private Ohio college, university, or post-secondary technical center?

Are you a student who has done any of the following: completed STEM projects through 4-H, participated in a Science or Engineering Fair, or completed in any STEM/Innovation/Entrepreneurship competitions?

Are you wanting to potentially receive a scholarship of $2,000?

If you say yes to all of the questions above, click on the link below for more information on how to apply for the Ohio Academy of Science STEM Scholarship.

2022-2023 Statewide STEM Scholarship Application