The Grain Bin Rescue Workshop held on Saturday, April 22, at 9:00am is open to the public. Taught by the OSU Ag Safety Program, the workshop is designed to teach farmers, farm families and community members about the hazards associated with stored grain. At the conclusion of the classroom section, participants will have the opportunity to view the Grain Comprehensive Agriculture Rescue Trailer (CART), ask questions and stay to watch emergency personnel complete their hands-on training. Community participants are not allowed to participate in the actual rescue-training portion.
If you have previously attended a Dining with Diabetes class, don't miss this opportunity to catch up with friends, enjoy great food and learn even more ways to create healthy meals and snacks. Please RSVP to the Extension Office by callling 513-732-7070 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Hope to see you there.
If you are looking for assistance in completing your general 4-H project, we have just the thing, "Project Progress Saturdays". The Family and Consumer Sciences Teen Board is hosting 2 Saturdays where members can come together and recieve help in preparing their 4-H projects for County and State judging. They will be June 4th and June 18th at the Clermont County 4-H Hall. There will be food, activities, and lots of fun for all 4-H members. If you would like more information or to register, click on the link below. Registration deadline is May 20, 2016.
The OSU Fruit and Vegetable Safety Team will be conducting an educational program for growers of fresh produce regarding Good Agricultural Practices (GAP). This is a very helpful program for fruit and vegetable growers of any size operation. Topics covered will include: water quality, manure and compost application, wildlife intrusion, food safety and risk assessments. Learn the best practices for producing high-quality, safe produce. Click here for registration information.
Ohio State University Extension - Clermont County adds Community Development programming:
Hi Clermont County! My name is Trevor Corboy and I am proud to serve as your new Ohio State University Extension Community Development Program Coordinator. This position is one of two “seeded” OSU Extension Community Development positions in Ohio, both of which are fully funded for 12 months by the state Community Development Office.
Don't miss this much anticipated yearly event. The 22nd Annual Southwest Ohio Perennial School will be held on Thursday, April 14, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the OSU Extension Office in Clermont County. The office is located on the Clermont County Fair Grounds 1000 Locust St., in Owensville, Ohio. There will be speakers, vendors, educational displays, and more. To register, click here for information.
Join us for this annual event that has become one of our most popular programs. There will be speakers, vendors, and more. Don't miss this fun and educational experience. For more information and registration form, click here.