Venomous Snakes of Ohio- Native Wildlife Spotlight
Northern Copperhead photo courtesy of Wikipedia Commons This four minute video features naturalist Jenny Richards of Shawnee State Park describing Ohio's three species of venomous snakes. The timber rattlesnake, Northern copperhead and massasauga r ...
America's Mussels: Silent Sentinels
From US Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species http://www.fws.gov/midwest/endangered/clams/mussels.html America's Mussels, or clams, are a group of animals so inconspicuous they are often mistaken for rocks. Lieing on the bottom of lakes, rivers ...
Hancock County 4-H Jr Camp
Link to the 4-H Camp Opportunities page Camp registration begins Monday, March 4 and we are in the process of finalizing all registration materials. Hancock County 4-H members ages 8-14 should receive an invitation later in April. The theme for this year& ...
4-H Dog Fun Match Hancock Co.
Link to a flyer with registration form for this event Registration 8-9 a.m. Judging starts at 9:30 a.m. Showmanship classes must be pre-registered and pre-paid Entry fee: $5 all classes with the exception of $3 Obedience Practice Class Sponsored by the K- ...
Performance Against Standards Horse Show Hancock Co.
Link to a show bill Entries are due June 1 for PAS shows within the Maumee Valley Extension Education and Research Area (EERA) Link to Regional 4-H events website which includes 2015 Ohio State Fair Jr Horse Program Qualifications and Patterns and the ent ...
CPR & First Aid Training Session 2
Second of two training sessions scheduled for 2015 Camp Counselors ...
CPR & First Aid Training Session I
This is the first of two training sessions for 2015 Camp Counselors. ...
Sheep Weigh in and Tagging
Please note that this is a change from the date originally published in the 2015 4-H Calendar! Also, Hancock Co. Jr Fair exhibitors should note that all sheep (including wethers) are required to have a scrapie tag from the farm or origin. ...
Nursing Home Costs and Medicaid: The One-Two Punch to the Family Farm
The rising costs of nursing home care may impact farm families harder than others due to farm assets that may limit or prevent a family member from qualifying for Medicaid, according to an agricultural law expert with the College of Food, Agricultural, an ...
Significant Natural Areas in Ohio