Calendar of Events
February 7, Allen County Ag Outlook and Agronomy Day (Lima)—9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Reserve your spot at Allen County’s Ag Outlook and Agronomy Day today. Session topics will include grain market outlooks, budgeting land values and tax issues, corn vomitoxin, updates for the new year, and more. Cost of attendance will be $15 and will include breakfast and lunch catered by The Old Barn Out Back. To register or to obtain more information, call 419-879-9108.
February 8, Henry County Northwest Ohio Agronomy Day (Deshler)—8 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Learn about a variety of agronomic topics from experts in related fields at Northwest Ohio Agronomy Day. Private and commercial pesticide applicator, fertilizer, and CCA credits will be available throughout the day. Registration includes a meal and will be $45 until Feb. 3, after which it will be raised to $55.
February 14, Farm Outlook Meeting (Defiance)—5:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Attend the 2023 Farm Outlook Meeting at the Jewell Community Center. The event will include dinner and feature discussions on the commodity grain market outlook, long-term care of your farm, and a 2023 weather outlook. Registration is required and must be completed by Feb. 7. Cost of attendance will be $10 until February 3, after which it will be raised to $20. For more information, contact Don Hammersmith at 419-782-4771 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Chris Comden at 419-782-4771 or email@example.com.
February 25, Coshocton County Horse Committee Tack Swap (Coshocton)—10 a.m.–1 p.m.
Join the Coshocton County Horse Committee for a tack swap at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds Grandstand. Admission is $2 or a nonperishable food item. Contact Alonna Hoffman at 740-622-2265 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
March 11, Ohio 4-H Conference (Columbus)—8 a.m.–4 p.m.
The 2023 Ohio 4-H Conference will bring together 4-H volunteers and teens from across Ohio. Attendees will have the opportunity to receive training in more than 125 topics such as career exploration, risk management, camping, leadership, cake decorating, dancing, animal sciences, and much more. Cost of attendance is $40 and registration is open until Feb. 11.
March 18, 48th Annual Sewing Smorgasbord (Thornville)—8:30 a.m.
The 48th Annual Sewing Smorgasbord will be at Sheridan Middle School, with doors opening at 8:30 a.m. No registration is required, but there will be a $10 cost of attendance. The event will feature more than 30 classes and over 15 vendors, as well as quilt, fat quarter, and sewing machine raffles and a fabric fair. For more information, contact Cindy Shuster at email@example.com or visit the Perry County Extension website.
March 18, Carroll County 4-H Committee Square Dance (Carrollton)—8 p.m.–11 p.m.
The Carroll County 4-H Committee invites you to join them for a square dance and night of fun for the entire family at the Carroll County Fairgrounds Ashton Event Center. Admission will be $5 and snacks and drinks will be available by donation.
March 28, Northeast Ohio Agronomy School (Colebrook)—9 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Spend a day with the Northeast Ohio Agronomy School discussing topics including soybean disease, farm and roadway safety, and energy outlooks for 2023. The $15 cost of attendance includes snacks, lunch, and handouts, and registration will be opening shortly. Check out the Ashtabula County Extension Facebook page for additional information.
June 24, Breakfast on the Farm (Metamora)—9 a.m.–1 p.m.
Join Fulton County Extension for a farm-to-plate dining experience at Triple H Farms. Additional information is to come and can be found on the Fulton County Extension Facebook page.