Darke County Junior Fair
The Great Darke County Fair has a robust Junior Fair program, consisting of organizations such as 4-H, FFA, FCCLA, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, Boys and Girls Club, We are the Majority, Gateway Youth Programs, and more! This page contains information that wi ...
Waterhemp on The Rise
Each fall the OSU weed science program conducts a preharvest survey evaluating the frequency and distribution of problematic weed species across the state. Transects are driven through the top 45-50 soybean producing counties and visual ratings are given ...
Spring is in the Air and Soybean Cyst Nematode Doesn't Care: Take the Test. Beat the Pest!
The soybean cyst nematode (SCN) is the most economically important pathogen of soybean in North America and continues to spread throughout Ohio. If SCN levels are above damage threshold, significant yield reduction can often take place without visible sym ...
Battle for the Belt: Episode 7
Episode 7 of Battle for the Belt is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Ii4SjN93Pk In Episode 7, we get another weather update from Dr. Aaron Wilson. Will we plant this week? We have certainly seen plenty of warmth this spring, but temperature ...
Spring Weather & Soil Conditions: Update 3
Soil Temperatures and Moisture The weather took a turn this past week toward cooler temperatures, running 1-3°F below average across much of the state. This has dropped daily average soil temperatures about ten degrees off their high points last week (Fig ...
Alfalfa Weevil Update – Believe it or Not, Heat Units are Happening
Despite this week’s cold weather, enough locations have accumulated enough degree days that some farmers are experiencing noticeable damage from alfalfa weevil. In this degree-day map, anything other than green is a location deserving closer attention. A ...
Nic Baumer Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources Allen County ...
POSTPONED: Livestock Emergency Response Training
This event is being POSTPONED- new date to come soon! Invitation to local responders and veterinarians to develop an emergency plan framework for our local community in reponse to emergency situations. ...
ServSafe ® Person-in-Charge Training is a one-day food safety training which meets Ohio Department of Health Training Requirements for Person-in-Charge food service employees. The Person-in-Charge Training enhances employee understanding of major food sa ...