Columbus Dispatch highlights jobs for ag-school graduates
Interest in food — safety, availability, environmental impacts — is on the rise, and as a result, so is the demand for college graduates trained in food-, agricultural- and environmental-science disciplines in Ohio and nationwide. “Food is in the news,” ...
Dr. Nick Christians receives CFAES Distinguished Alumni Award
Congratulations to Dr Nick Christians (OSU Classes of 1977 and 1979, MS and PhD degrees) recipient of the CFAES Distinguished Alumni Award, 2 March 2013. Dr Christians has made a significant contribution to the field of turfgrass science during his >30 ...
2015 Cloverbud Day Camp- COSI Adventure Bus Trip
Download the complete Cloverbud COSI Bus Trip Packet which includes the general information flyer, registration form, health form, and permission to transport form. Calling all Cloverbuds….are you ready for some fun? This year’s Cloverbud Day Camp is goi ...
4-H Clubs are Invited to Sponsor Recycling Containers at the Wayne County Fair
For the past five years the Wayne County Fair has been increasing its recycling efforts. This year 4-H clubs are being invited to join in the effort by sponsoring a Recycling Container. There are 3 choices for types of containers. Clubs that choose to ...
Howlett Green Roof in the Columbus Dispatch
The Howlett Hall Green Roof project was reported on by the Columbus Dispatch on Feruary 19th in a very nice full page article. http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2013/02/19/osu-rooftop-garden-to-bloom-soon.html ...
Come to the Butler County Farm Day for Family Fun!
The Butler County Farm Day is scheduled for May 2, 2015. This is an opportunity for Butler County residents to see how a farm operates! This event will run from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., and will be held at the Double J Farm, 3070 Wehr Rd., Hamilton, OH. ...
Congratulations to Eric Billman, 2012 Golden Opportunities Scholar
Congratulations to Eric Billman, who was selected as a 2012 Golden Opportunities Scholar by the Crops Science Society of America (CSSA), American Society of Agronomy (ASA) and Soil Science Society of America (SSSA). There were 20 Scholars selected from wi ...
2015 4-H and FFA Market Lamb and Goat Tagging
Tagging of Market Lambs and Goats will occur on Saturday June 6, 2015 from 8:00 am – 10:30 am in the Coliseum at the Wayne County Fairgrounds. All Lambs and Goats MUST BE TAGGED to be eligible for fair participation. Details will be sent to Vo-Ag teach ...
Harris Award Lecture
The Benefits of 4-H Summer Camp
Our kids are all back in school from spring break now and farmers are getting ready to plant their 2015 crops. The major league baseball season is here and that means our kids will soon be out of school for the summer. Some parents might have made plans ...