Columbus Dispatch highlights jobs for ag-school graduates
Interest in food — safety, availability, environmental impacts — is on the rise, and as a result, so is the demand for college graduates trained in food-, agricultural- and environmental-science disciplines in Ohio and nationwide. “Food is in the news,” ...
Dr. Nick Christians receives CFAES Distinguished Alumni Award
Congratulations to Dr Nick Christians (OSU Classes of 1977 and 1979, MS and PhD degrees) recipient of the CFAES Distinguished Alumni Award, 2 March 2013. Dr Christians has made a significant contribution to the field of turfgrass science during his >30 ...
2015 Cloverbud Day Camp- COSI Adventure Bus Trip
Download the complete Cloverbud COSI Bus Trip Packet which includes the general information flyer, registration form, health form, and permission to transport form. Calling all Cloverbuds….are you ready for some fun? This year’s Cloverbud Day Camp is goi ...
4-H Clubs are Invited to Sponsor Recycling Containers at the Wayne County Fair
For the past five years the Wayne County Fair has been increasing its recycling efforts. This year 4-H clubs are being invited to join in the effort by sponsoring a Recycling Container. There are 3 choices for types of containers. Clubs that choose to ...
Howlett Green Roof in the Columbus Dispatch
The Howlett Hall Green Roof project was reported on by the Columbus Dispatch on Feruary 19th in a very nice full page article. http://www.dispatch.com/content/stories/local/2013/02/19/osu-rooftop-garden-to-bloom-soon.html ...
Congratulations to Eric Billman, 2012 Golden Opportunities Scholar
Congratulations to Eric Billman, who was selected as a 2012 Golden Opportunities Scholar by the Crops Science Society of America (CSSA), American Society of Agronomy (ASA) and Soil Science Society of America (SSSA). There were 20 Scholars selected from wi ...
2015 4-H and FFA Market Lamb and Goat Tagging
Tagging of Market Lambs and Goats will occur on Saturday June 6, 2015 from 8:00 am – 10:30 am in the Coliseum at the Wayne County Fairgrounds. All Lambs and Goats MUST BE TAGGED to be eligible for fair participation. Details will be sent to Vo-Ag teach ...
Win A Show Pig Essay Contest
PCS Drive Thru and Markley Show Pigs have donated a barrow to be awarded to the winner of the first annual win a show pig contest. This contest is for Wayne County 4-H members only. Essays must be submitted no later than May 15, 2015 to PCS Drive Thru. ...
2015 Jr. Fair Large Livestock Champions to be Housed Together
New for 2015 – the Jr. Fair Liaison Committee and Sr. Fair Board have discussed and decided to create a Champion’s Row. Overall Grand and Reserve Champion Market Goats, Hogs, Lambs, and Beef Cattle will be housed together in the Champion’s Row! More det ...
2015 Jr. Fair Sheep and Swine Show Time Changes
For Monday of the fair (September 14th) the Swine Showmanship classes will now start at 8:00 am and the Market Lamb and Showmanship Show will begin at 3:00 p.m. or immediately following Swine Showmanship. This change was agreed to by leadership of the Sh ...