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August 2015

August 2015 Events

Ohio State Fair 'Land and Living' Exhibit July 29-Aug. 9

Jul. 29, 2015 - Aug. 9, 2015
Nationwide/Donahey Ag and Hort Building
717 E. 17th Ave
Columbus, OH 43211

Family fun and a connection to rural Ohio are just two of the many reasons for visitors to stop by the “Land and Living” exhibit at the Ohio State Fair, July 29 to Aug. 9. Presented by Ohio Farm Burea...

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Northwest Ohio Precision Ag Day Aug. 4

Aug. 4, 2015 | 08:00 am - 03:30 pm
Fulton County Fairgrounds
8591 State Route 108
Wauseon, OH

With increased interest in the benefits of precision nutrient management, the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at The Ohio State University is offering a day-long workshop tha...

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Be Ready Harvest Conference Aug. 6

Aug. 6, 2015 | 01:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Evolution Ag
13275 US Rt 42
Plain City, OH 43064

Fire is one of them most devastating events that can happen on a farm. If a farmer is unprepared for a combine, or farm equipment fire, it could result in thousands of dollars lost. At the clinic, AKE...

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Vegetable Crops Field Night Aug. 6

Aug. 6, 2015 | 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
OARDC North Central Agricultural Research Station
1165 County Road 43
Fremont, OH

  Howw to deal with vegetable crop diseases is the focus of Vegetable Crops Field Night. Admission is free and open to the public. Farmers, producers and industry professionals can learn what diseases...

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Ohio Agricultural Hall of Fame Breakfast Aug. 7

Aug. 7, 2015 | 07:30 am - 09:00 am
Celeste Center, Ohio State Fairgrounds
717 E. 17th Ave.
Columbus, OH

William Haddad, Gerald Mast, Roy Loudenslager and the late Don Loudenslager will be inducted into the Ohio Agricultural Council Hall of Fame Aug. 7. Seating is limited and everyone must have a reserva...

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The Good, The Bad and The Hungry: Managing Wildlife conflict in the Landscape

Aug. 7, 2015 | 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Wood County Parks W. W. Knight Nature Preserve
29530 White Rd
Perrysburg, OH 43551

While the growth of cities and suburban areas can displace some wildlife, many species actually thrive in these areas. Viewing these species as they travel through your backyard can be enjoyable, but ...

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First Friday Tours: Hops Production

Aug. 7, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wooster and Piketon

The new, innovative Ohio hops research program offered by Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences is offering free monthly tours of its hops fields in Wooster...

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Manure Science Review, Aug. 12

Aug. 12, 2015 | 08:30 am - 04:00 pm
Mississinawa Valley High School
10480 Staudt Road
Union City, OH 45390

At Manure Science Review, find out what we've learned from field edges studies about manure nutrient runoff and how planning can reduce runoff risk, saving money and the environment. Check out equipme...

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Northwest Ohio Ag-Business Breakfast Forum Aug. 20

Aug. 20, 2015 | 08:00 am - 09:30 am
Agricultural Incubator Foundation
13737 Middleton Pike (St. Rt. 582)
Bowling Green, OH

Ohio is known as one of the top maple syrup producing states, and some producers have sought to expand the industry through new uses and products for this beloved  topping. Often referred to as “Ameri...

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Pumpkin Field Night Aug. 20

Aug. 20, 2015 | 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Western Agricultural Research Station
7721 South Charleston Pike
South Charleston, OH

Novice and experienced pumpkin growers and crop consultants can learn more about pumpkin production, including managing pests and diseases, at the 2015 Pumpkin Field Day Aug. 20. The event will focus ...

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Super Berry School Aug. 20

Aug. 20, 2015 | 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm
OSU South Centers’ Endeavor Center
1862 Shyville Road
Piketon, OH

 The potential market for so-called “superfruits” in Ohio could offer growers an additional income stream thanks to increasingly health-conscious consumers and ongoing research that finds these plants...

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Northwest Ohio Hops Workshop, Aug. 25

Aug. 25, 2015 | 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
Agricultural Incubator Foundation
13737 Middleton Pike (state Route 582)
Bowling Green, OH

Farmers, producers and brewers interested in learning more about hops production can attend the Northwest Ohio Hops Workshop Aug. 25. Offered by experts from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Env...

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Beef and Forage Field Night, Aug. 27

Aug. 27, 2015 | 05:00 pm - 08:30 pm
Jackson Agricultural Research Station
019 Standpipe Road
Jackson, OH

Water management and resource development will be among the topics discussed Aug. 27 during the 2015 Beef and Forage Field Night, offered by experts with the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environ...

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