Jason Hiser Memorial Dairy Feeder Award Due
This award is for Hancock County Jr Fair exhibitors who have taken a dairy feeder project for at least one year. Link to an informational flyer about the award deadline for entries is Friday, August 21, 2015. Candidates must complete an application form. ...
MGV Summer Picnic
4-H Presentation, Marketing & Job Interview Contests
Link to guidelines and sample scoresheets for all of these contests 4-H members who participate in public speaking contests gain many valuable life skills! This is also a great project activity as it allows members to share the knowledge that they have g ...
Hoof Trimming for Cattle
Bring as many cattle as you would like. There will be a fee charged per head. Contact Charlie if you have questions ...
Drive-thru Chicken BBQ
The Hancock County Sheep Improvement Association sponsors this event with the proceeds going to support youth scholarships and awards. Tickets are $8 for a half-chicken, two sides (green beans & potatoes au gratin), roll, drink & a cookie. Link to ...
MyPlate illustrates the five food groups that are the building blocks for a healthy diet using a familiar image- a place setting for a meal. Before you eat, think about what goes on your plate or in your cup or bowl. Click here for MyPlate ...
Did you know that one in six Americans will get sick from food poisoning this year alone? Fight Bac! Every year, one in six Americans gets sick from dangerous foodborne bacteria. The estimated 128,000 who suffer serious illness requiring hospitalization ...
Pesticide Field Worksheet
Ohio Law REQUIRES some form of pesticide recordkeeping when applying Restricted Use Pesticides. It is highly recommended recordkeeping be done for all pesticide applications. Click here for Pesticide Worksheet ...
Ohio Crop Performance Trials
The results are published to provide a source of objective information from various locations in Ohio on the relative performance of seed currently available to Ohio farmers on several crops: Alfalfa and other forages, Corn, Soybeans and Wheat. Click her ...
Mortality Composting Certification is available 24/7 online at http://campus.extension.org/enrol/index.php?id=608 This is a good option for farmers who don't have a training offered in their area anytime soon or would rather do it online. The cos ...