Apr. 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
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...
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.
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.
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.
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
Apr. 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
Mar. 31, 2015
Are you looking for the current Clermont County 4-H news? Current 4-H members, volunteers, and parents/guardians will receive the newsletter directly by email. The newsletter can also be downloaded here.
Mar. 06, 2015
Scholarship applications and payment plan applications for 2015 4-H Camp Graham are now available! Clermont/Hamilton summer camp will be held at Camp Graham June 5-9, 2015. Camp is for youth ages 8-14 and is open to both 4-H and non-4-H members.
Feb. 17, 2015
Got cabin fever? Here are programs to rid the winter blues!
As we are "enjoying" winter moisture that may be a pain now but a benefit to crops and soil later in the year, we need to think about what else we can accomplish before planting season.