February Dates to Remember

Here are dates in February that we want you to know about. We hope to see you at one of these upcoming events!

Feb. 9: Farmers’ Breakfast Series                   

Soybean SproutThe second session of the Farmers’ Breakfast Series will feature Agricultural Law Extension Specialist, Peggy Hall, to speak about the Top Legal Issues that will Affect Ohio Agriculture in 2018. Join us for a free breakfast at Der Dutchman in Plain City, Feb. 9 at 8:30 a.m. You must preregister by Tues., Feb 6 by calling the Madison County Extension Office at 740-852-0975 or email [email protected]

Feb. 15-17: Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association 


Learn about sustainable farming practices for large and small scale farms at the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association Conference. Enjoy keynote speakers, breakout sessions and an exhibit hall full of vendors. This event runs from Feb. 15-17 at the Dayton Convention Center. Find more information on the OEFFA website. 

Feb. 23: Central Ohio Women in Ag Brunch Ticket Deadline


Tickets for the annual brunch are now on sale. Ladies and gentlemen are both welcomed to attend this celebration of women who devote their time and talents to the agriculture industry.Brunch will be served featuring a mimosa bar, and the 2017 Ag Women of the Year will be honored. We are excited to have Rose Hartschuh, 2018 American Farm Bureau’s Excellence in Agriculture Winner, as our guest speaker for this event! Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. with the welcome and program starting at 11 a.m. This event is March 3 at the Nationwide Hotel and Conference Center.