Top Stories
Most non-livestock projects were judged at pre-fair judging, held on June 30 at West Union High School. Members enrolled in these projects brought their completed project books and an exhibit or display to the pre-fair judging and participated in a face-to-face interview with a judge. Many of the members who earned first place for their work (and some of the second place participants) will represent Adams County in similar judgings and events at the Ohio State Fair in Columbus, July 23-August 3.
Read More
There will be several opportunities to attend a Farm Bill Meeting in the coming months. For the most part these meetings will be after the first of the year in January through March of 2015. However the Dairy portion will need to be taken care of before that. Dairy decisions will need to be made in November.
Read More
More Top Stories…
Announcements
The 2014 Adams County Fairbook is now available at several locations around the county, including OSU Extension Adams County. Click on the link below for a pdf version of the Junior Fair portion of the book.
Read More
Click below for the 2014 Adams County 4-H Calendar. Use this to plan your 4-H year, but remember to confirm dates, times, and locations prior to an event. It looks to be another productive and active year in 4-H here in Adams County!
Read More
More Announcements…
State News
Find recent "Grazing School" presentations on-line here!
The "Pastures for Profit" grazing school is a comprehensive course in Management Intensive Grazing
Read More
Asian Longhorned Beetle Found in Ohio; OSU Extension Offers Information Hotline
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Agriculture today (6/17) announced the first discovery of Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) in Ohio. An exotic, invasive insect that kills maples and other trees, ALB was found in Bethel, Clermont County, in southwest Ohio.
Read More
More State News…

Ohio State University Extension embraces human diversity and is committed to ensuring that all research and related educational programs are available to clientele on a nondiscriminatory basis without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. This statement is in accordance with United States Civil Rights Laws and the USDA.

Keith L. Smith, Associate Vice President for Agricultural Administration; Associate Dean, College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences; Director, Ohio State University Extension; and Gist Chair in Extension Education and Leadership.

For Deaf and Hard of Hearing, please contact Ohio State University Extension using your preferred communication (e-mail, relay services, or video relay services). Phone 1-800-750-0750 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. EST Monday through Friday. Inform the operator to dial 614-292-6181.