News & Events

January 2014

January 2014 Events

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95th American Farm Bureau Annual Meeting

Jan. 12, 2014 - Jan. 15, 2014
San Antonio Convention Center
200 East Market St.
San Antonio, Texas,

Farm Bureau members from across the nation will gather to learn more about the forces shaping agriculture today and participate in a grassroots policy setting process that will guide Farm Bureau throu...

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West Ohio Agronomy Day Jan. 13

Jan. 13, 2014 | 08:30 am - 09:30 pm
St. Michaelís Hall
33 Elm St
Fort Laramie, OH

Reading soil test results and understanding the meaning of those results is just one of several topics that will be discussed during the West Ohio Agronomy† offered by Ohio State University Extension ...

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Using Cover Crops to Improve Soil Health Workshop Jan. 14

Jan. 14, 2014 | 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Erie County (TBD)

Growers who want to improve soil health, reduce soil erosion and cut down on nutrient losses may want to consider using cover crops such as oilseed radish, cereal rye, or Austrian winter pea and crims...

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Annie's Project Six Week Workshop

Jan. 15, 2014 - Feb. 19, 2014
Union County Extension Office, Buckeye Room
18000 State Route 4
Marysville, OH

Women in agriculture who are interested in taking a more active role in farm operations may sign up for Annieís Project, a multi-part risk-management course offered by Ohio State University Extension....

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I'm Not as Young as I Used to Be Workshop Jan. 16

Jan. 16, 2014 | 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
OSU Extension South Central Regional Office
16714 Wolf Run Road
Caldwell, OH

Aging farmers who want to gain insight and tips on how to remain productive in agriculture, continue gardening and stay active outdoors can learn tips and techniques from the Ohio AgrAbility Program a...

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Lake Erie Day at Progressive Mid-America Boat Show Jan. 20

Jan. 20, 2014 | 11:00 am - 06:00 pm
I-X Center
6200 Riverside Drive
Cleveland, OH

Ohio Sea Grant experts will discuss harmful algal blooms, invasive species, dead zones, climate change and educational opportunities available at Ohio State Universityís Stone Laboratory. Admission: $...

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OABA Custom Applicator Day Jan. 21

Jan. 21, 2014 | 06:00 am - 06:00 am
TBA

Save the date for the 2014 Ohio AgriBusiness Association Custom Applicator Day. More information - including location, agenda and sponsorship opportunities - will be made available soon.†Stay tuned to...

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Oil and Gas Issues Briefing Jan. 21

Jan. 21, 2014 | 06:30 pm - 09:00 pm
Van Wert County Fairgrounds
1055 South Washington Street
Van Wert, OH

The meeting will be held at the Van Wert County Extension Office. Dale Arnold from Ohio Farm Bureau is the speaker. Contact Van Wert County Farm Bureau at 800-260-3499 for more information....

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Southwest Ohio Agronomy Day Jan. 22

Jan. 22, 2014 | 09:00 am - 02:00 pm
Fayette County Agriculture Service Center
1415 US 22 SW
Washington Court House, OH

Features presentations on variable rate planting in corn, soybean genetics vs. management, cover crop update, weed resistance update and nutrient management. Registration: $20. Registration and inform...

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Community Energy Briefing Jan. 22

Jan. 22, 2014 | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Pickaway-Ross Career Center
895 Crouse Chapel Road
Chillicothe, OH

The meeting will go over electric transmission lines and pipelines. Dale Arnold from Ohio Farm Bureau is the presenter. Contact Pickaway and Ross County Farm Bureaus for more information. 800-992-3276...

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Ohio Maple Days Jan. 23-25

Jan. 23, 2014 - Jan. 25, 2014
Three Locations

A new international grading system for maple syrup and the Food and Drug Administrationís (FDA) new food safety requirements for maple syrup producers will be two of the featured topics at 2014ís Ohio...

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Northwest Ohio Corn and Soybean Day Jan. 23

Jan. 23, 2014 | 09:30 am - 05:30 pm
Founderís Hall at Sauder Village
22611 State Route 2
Archbold, OH

Program features speakers and 26 exhibitors sharing information on management practices for the 2014 crop production season. Registration: $25 before Jan. 14; $45 at the door. Pre-registration is stro...

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USDA Animal Disease Traceability Meeting Jan. 23

Jan. 23, 2014 | 07:00 pm - 08:30 pm
Columbiana County Career & Technical Center
9364 State Route 45
Lisbon, OH 44432

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is holding meetings for anyone that transports livestock across state lines, has their own livestock,†veterinarians and their staff, OSU extension personnel, ...

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Power Show Ohio Jan. 24 to 26

Jan. 24, 2014 - Jan. 26, 2014
Ohio Expo Center
717 E. 17th Ave.
Columbus, OH

Power Show Ohio provides customers - and potential customers - the opportunity to learn about products in the fields of agriculture, outdoor power equipment and construction.† It's a chance for those ...

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I'm Not as Young as I Used to Be Workshop Jan. 24

Jan. 24, 2014 | 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm
Hancock County Senior Center
339 E. Melrose Ave.
Findlay, OH

Aging farmers who want to gain insight and tips on how to remain productive in agriculture, continue gardening and stay active outdoors can learn tips and techniques from the Ohio AgrAbility Program a...

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2014 Young Agricultural Professionals Leadership Experience Jan. 24-25

Jan. 24, 2014 - Jan. 25, 2014
Renaissance Columbus
50 N. Third St.
Columbus, OH 43215

Young Agricultural Professionals Leadership Experience is an opportunity to build personal and professional skills, network with agricultural leaders, and learn to make a difference in your community,...

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Pipeline Issues Briefing Jan. 26

Jan. 26, 2014 | 01:00 pm - 02:00 pm
Power Show Ohio
Ohio Exposition Center, 717 E. 17th Ave
Columbus, OH

Dale Arnold from Ohio Farm Bureau will present. Check the Power Show Ohio website for details....

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