1. Local TV Coverage regarding Ohio's Ban on Poultry Exhibitions

    Jun. 09, 2015

    WLWT, Channel 5, was to the Clermont County Fairgrounds on Monday, June 8, 2015 to conduct interviews regarding the statewide ban on all poultry exhibitions.  Jerry Krebs, 4-H Advisor; CJ Megie, 4-H member; and Gigi Neal, OSU Extension Educator-Ag and Natural Resources; discuss Clermont fair poultry exhibits for 2015.  



  2. SOACDF Announces Programs for 2015-2016

    Jun. 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:

  3. Clermont Poultry Show Update

    Jun. 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.

  4. 2015 Beekeeper List

    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.

  5. Lower Crop Prices, Formula Changes and CAUV Values

    Apr. 29, 2015


    By Larry R. Gearhardt, Assistant Professor and Field Specialist, Taxation

  6. Sweet and Savory Jams and Jellies

    Apr. 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...

  7. Preserving the Harvest Canning Class

    Apr. 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.

  8. Rain Barrel

    Apr. 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.

  9. OSU Extension Clermont hosted 21st SW Ohio Perennial School

    Apr. 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.

  10. 2015 Clermont County Fair Events

    Apr. 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