June 03, 2015
Southern Ohio Agricultural & Community Development Foundation have two informational meetings scheduled on the following dates:
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Cherry Fork Community Center, Cherry Fork
Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at the Southern Hills Career & Technical Center, Georgetown
A representative from SOACDF will be available to answer any questions and give program overview on the following dates:
June 02, 2015
OSU Extension, Ag Society (Senior & Junior Fair and Sale Committee), and FFA will be meeting to establish activities, educational displays and events for youth participating with poultry projects for the 2015 Clermont County Fair. This includes all fine feathered friends.
As soon as we know further information and details, we will let everyone know. As of today, no plans have been made but are in thought process.
May 18, 2015
This is a list of beekeepers from Clermont and surrounding counties that are willing to be contacted concerning ‘swarms’ of bees.
The list was obtained at the 2015 Southern Ohio Beekeepers School held March 28, 2015.
If you have any questions please contact us.
April 29, 2015
LOWER CROP PRICES AND CHANGES TO FORMULA POINT TO LOWER CAUV VALUES IN THE FUTURE
By Larry R. Gearhardt, Assistant Professor and Field Specialist, Taxation
April 27, 2015
"Sweet and Savory Jams and Jellies" will be the topic when Margaret Jenkins, with The Ohio State University Extension Service, presents a canning class at Living Spaces Custom Designs. The class which will be presented on Wednesday, May 6th at 6:30 pm, will include information on safe home food preservation (water bath), appropriate product selection, (seasonal, use intended), Jam and jelly preservation techniques that will include sugar, low sugar, and artificial sugar, identification and use of equipment, and product use and storage. "Participants in the class will take home a...
April 17, 2015
Ohio State University Extension Clermont County will be hosting Preserving the Harvest Workshops, June 11, August 13, and September 3, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. on the Clermont County Fairgrounds in the 4-H kitchen, 1000 Locust Street, Owensville. This annual program is taught by Margaret Jenkins, Family & Consumer Sciences Educator.
April 15, 2015
Ohio State University Extension-Clermont County was selected to paint a rain barrel as part of the second annual Rain Barrel Art Project, an initiative designed to educate the community about water conservation and pollution caused by storm water runoff. Local artist, Julie Saunders of West Union, Ohio designed and painted the Rain Barrel on behalf of the Extension Office. Saunders daughter, Anna, is a SNAP-Ed Program Assistant with OSU Extension in Clermont County.
April 15, 2015
Ohio State University Extension Clermont County hosted the 21st Annual Southwest Ohio Perennial School April 9th at the Clermont County Fairground’s 4-H Hall.
The event, attended by 90 guests, centered on five educational presentations with a tradeshow featuring eleven regional vendors and gardening organizations.
April 13, 2015
The OSU Extension will be hosting several events during the 2015 Clermont County Fair, July 26 to August 1. From watching/participating in the Fireman's Parade, to eating at the Outpost, to viewing the 4-H livestock and general projects, there is something for everyone! 2015 Clermont County Fair Events
April 03, 2015
Funding opportunities are currently available to landowners affected by the Asian Longhorned Beetle in the ALB quarantined areas of Clermont County through April 17, 2015.
The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is taking applications through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP). This special initiative provides financial and technical assistance for improving forests due to ALB disturbances. Controlling invasive species such as