News & Events

May 2013

May 2013 Events

Camp Meigs BBQ Bootcamp and Burnoff May 3 and 4

May. 3, 2013 - May. 4, 2013
Tuscarawas County Fairgrounds
259 S Tuscarawas Ave.
Dover, OH 44622

Join Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau for its first ever BBQ Bootcamp and Burnoff. The festivities begin with a family night including children’s activities and a chance to interact with a variety of BBQ...

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2013 DairyPalooza May 4

May. 4, 2013 | 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Wayne County Fairgrounds
Wooster, OH

Are you a 4-H or FFA youth interested in learning more about Ohio's dairy industry and animal husbandry? What about nutrition, fitting, or showmanship? If you answered yes to any of those questions, y...

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Preventing, Responding to, and Recovering from Workplace Violence Webinar May 6

May. 6, 2013 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Online Webinar

Participants will be able to identify common perceptions regarding workplace violence, describe behaviors that may be warning signs of potential risk, and explain key steps to take during and after an...

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Ohio State President, STEM Founding Director On Air Google Hangout May 7

May. 7, 2013 | 04:30 pm - 05:30 pm
On Air Google Hangout

Dr. E. Gordon Gee, President of the Ohio State University, will join Founding Director Josh Jennings of the Global Impact STEM Academy for an On Air Google Hangout, a virtual conference video chat, Ma...

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Growing and Cooking with Herbs May 8

May. 8, 2013 | 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Brown's Family Farm Market
11620 Hamilton Cleves Rd.
Hamilton, OH 45013

Butler County Farm Bureau presents its Grow and Know event, Growing and Cooking with Herbs. Jody Boyd, greenhouse manager, will present simple growing methods for a variety of herbs in container or ho...

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Big Ohio Sale Weekend - National Sheep Sale

May. 9, 2013 - Mar. 11, 2013
Preble County Fairgrounds
Eaton, OH

Seven leading breeds of sheep have chosen Ohio to host their 2013 National Sales. Southdowns, Corriedales, Shropshires, and Natural Colored sheep will be offered for sale during the Big Ohio Sale Week...

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Ohio Aquaculture Feed and Nutrition Workshop May 10

May. 10, 2013 | 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Yellow Spring Instruments
1700 Brannum Lane
Yellow Springs, OH 45387

Attached you will find a tentative agenda for the workshop. Please note that slight changes are still being made and we will follow up with any changes. This meeting will be limited to the first 80 pe...

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Animal Agriculture 203 - Farm Animal Handling for First Responders, Cattle/Sheep

May. 14, 2013 | 09:00 am - 03:30 pm
Eastern Agricultural Research Station
16870 TR 126
Caldwell, OH 43724, OH 43724

The purpose of the Animal Agriculture 203 course is to provide a basic understanding of farm animal behavior and handling in order to be better prepared to respond in the face of an incident involving...

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Pipelines Issues Briefing May 14

May. 14, 2013 | 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm
Trumbull County Tech Center
528 County Highway 1321
Warren, OH

A variety of interstate, intrastate and local oil and gas collection networks are being installed throughout Ohio. Learn the basics of creating an effective easement agreement across private property....

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Vegetable Gardening for Beginners Web Meeting - May 14

May. 14, 2013 | 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Online (via Google Hangout On-Air Broadcast)

Interested in getting started in vegetable gardening? Join us for a a live conversation with Master Gardener Pam Bennett and gardening blogger Bren Haas during this online workshop. We'll explore a va...

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Focus on Ohio's Non-native Invasives May 17

May. 17, 2013 | 08:00 am - 04:00 pm
Ohio State University Mansfield Campus
Founder's Auditorium, Ovalwood Hall, 1760 University Drive
Mansfield, OH 44906

This is Ohio Woodland Stewards workshop for professionals in the field, offering three concurrent sessions on a variety of insightful topics at 10 a.m., 11 a.m. 1 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m..  A quick sum...

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Tree School May 18

May. 18, 2013 | 08:30 am - 05:00 pm
Ohio State University Mansfield Campus
Founder's Auditorium--Ovalwood Hall, 1760 University Drive
Mansfield, OH 44906

Are you a woodland owner, Christmas tree grower, gardener, wildlife enthusiast, landscaper or just interested in learning more about trees? Tree School features 20 different educational sessions on a ...

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Belmont County Pipeline Easements Issues Meeting - May 20

May. 20, 2013 | 07:00 pm - 09:00 pm
Barnesville High School Auditorium
910 Shamrock Drive
Barnesville, OH

With increasing Pipeline activity in our area, plan to attend for important information on easement language and to protect your property. Presented by:Dale Arnold, Ohio Farm Bureau Federation and OSU...

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Pipeline Issues Briefing May 21

May. 21, 2013 | 07:30 pm - 09:30 pm
OSU Extension Office
1415 US 22 SW
Washington Court House, OH

A variety of interstate, intrastate and local oil and gas collection networks are being installed throughout Ohio. Learn the basics of creating an effective easement agreement across private property....

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Animal Agriculture 203 - Farm Animal Handling for First Responders, Horse

May. 22, 2013 | 09:00 am - 04:00 pm
University of Findlay
14700 US Route 68
Findlay, OH 45840-9209

The purpose of the Animal Agriculture 203 course is to provide a basic understanding of farm animal behavior and handling in order to be better prepared to respond in the face of an incident involving...

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Great Lakes Sale - National Sheep Sale

May. 25, 2013 - May. 26, 2013
Wayne County Fairgrounds
Wooster, OH

Tunis, Border Leicester and Romney Sheep Purebred Associations have chosen to hold their National Sales in conjunction with the Great Lakes Sale, held May 25-26 at the Wayne County Fairgrounds in Woos...

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Dr. Leah Dorman

New Animal ID Requirements Web Meeting - May 29

May. 29, 2013 | 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Online (Ohio Farm Bureau members only)

Many Ohio livestock farmers will be subject to new requirements under the animal disease traceability system, according to rules published by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). This members-on...

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Developing a Safety Program Webinar May 31

May. 31, 2013 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Online Webinar

Developing an effective safety plan can be confusing and frustrating if you don't know how or where to start. This session will explain in detail the steps, forms, process and procedures recommended o...

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