Events

Veterans Day

OSU Extension Offices and Campuses will be closed on November 11th in observance of Veterans Day.

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Martin Luther King Day

OSU Extension Offices and Campuses are closed

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Private Pesticide Recertification Class

We will be covering all categories for Private Pesticide Recertification

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Private Pesticide Recertification Class

We will be covering all categories for Private Pesticide Recertification.

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Fairfield County Cattleman's Association Annual Banquet and meeting

Join us for this 26th annual County Cattleman's Banquet

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Farmers Market Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Training

Food safety, and GAP training is now becoming a requirement of growers to participate in some central Ohio farmers markets.

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Christmas Holiday

OSU Extension offices and campuses are closed December 24th & 25th.

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New Years Holiday

OSU Extension offices and campuses are closed

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Thankgiving Holiday

OSU Extension offices and campuses are closed on November 27th & 28th.

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Backyard Gardener

"Focal Point Container Creation"

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Ohio Beef Cattle School

Live downlinks of each of the 3 Ohio Beef Cattle School classes will be hosted in several Extension office throughout Ohio

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Ohio Beef Cattle School, class #2

We will be hosting a "live" feed of each of the 3 Ohio Beef Cattle School classes in several locations around Ohio

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Ohio Beef Cattle School, class #3

We will be hosting a "live" feed of each of the 3 Ohio Beef Cattle School classes in various locations around Ohio

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Memorial Day

OSU Extension Offices and Campuses will be closed Monday, May 26, 2014

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Independence Day

OSU Extension Offices and Campuses will be closed July 4, 2014

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Labor Day

OSU Extension Offices and Campuses will be closed Monday, September 1, 2014

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Jr. Achievement Form Workshop

For youth 13 and under (1/1/15) to assist in completing the Junior Achievement Form

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Achievement Form Workshop

To assist 4-Hers who are completing the Ohio Achievement Form (14-18 as of January 1, 2015)

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Ag Economic Development Plan - PUBLIC HEARING

Fairfield County Regional Planning Commission will hold a public hearing of a proposed Ag Economic Development Plan for Fairfield County

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4-H Junior Achievement Forms Due!

Turn in Junior Achievement Forms! For easy access, see link to forms by clicking on this link!

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4-H Older Youth Forms Due!

Turn in Counselor, Junior Fair Board, Achievement Forms, Scholarship Applications, and other forms for 14-18 Year Old 4-Hers. Click on the link for more information about the forms.

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4-H Tractor Maintenance Meeting!

For youth 8 & in the 3rd Grade-18 as of January 1st who have an interest in tractors & small engines!

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4-H Tractor Maintenance Meeting

For youth 8 & in the 3rd Grade-18 as of January 1st who have an interest in tractors & small engines!

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4-H Tractor Maintenance Meeting

For youth 8 & in the 3rd Grade-18 as of January 1st who have an interest in tractors & small engines!

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Junior Day-Ohio Fair Managers Conference

For Junior Fair Board Members. Registration required

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Horse Advisors Meeting

First meeting of the year for all clubs who have horse advisors

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4-H Advisory Committee Meeting

For both off-going and newly elected members

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Junior Fair Board Meeting

For Junior Fair Board Members

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Counselor Selection

For past Counselors-In-Training and new (for 2014) counselors and CITs!

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Junior Fair Board Selection

For all potential Junior Fair Board members (14-18 as of Jan 1)

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Registration for Ohio 4-H (previously Teen and Volunteer) Conference Due

Volunteers and Youth must submit registration form to attend the event

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Deadline to Request Hard Copy of Red Book

Advisors who want a hard copy of the Red Book need to indicate so by February 15th!

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Sale Committee Meeting

For Current Sale Committee Members

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4-H Advisory Committee Meeting

For current 4-H Advisory Committe Members

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State MXC Counselor Workshop

An event for counselors to learn new ideas!

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Junior Fair Board Meeting

All JFB members (and newly appointed members!) attend

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New Volunteer Orientation

For all new 4-H volunteers

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New Volunteer Orientation

For all new 4-H Volunteers

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Market Steer/Market Heifer Possession Deadline

Youth showing market steers or market heifers must have animals by March 1st

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Market Steer/Market Heifer Weigh In: NEW DATE, TIME

All Jr. Fair market steers/market heifers must be weighed in and nose printed

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4-H Day

An open house for any person (youth or adult) that is interested in learning about the 4-H program

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MANDATORY 4-H Club Update Meeting

A meeting to give updates to 4-H Clubs for the upcoming year

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MANDATORY 4-H Club Update

An event for 4-H clubs to learn about new events for the year

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Ohio 4-H Conference Teen Overnighter

An optional event for all youth attending the Ohio 4-H Conference

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Ohio 4-H Conference (Previously Ohio Teen and Volunteer)

For both youth and volunteers to gain training opportunities

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Sale Committee Meeting

For all Sale Committee Members

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4-H Advisory Committee Meeting

For all current 4-H Advisory Committee Members

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Camp Counselor Overnighter Planning Meeting

For counselors with 4+ years experience

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Junior Fair Board Meeting

All off-going and on-coming members need to attend!

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Camp Counselor Overnighter

REQUIRED for all counselors and counselors-in-training!

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Facilitator Training for QA

For volunteers that will be assisting with Quality Assurance

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Junior Camp Planning

For all Junior Camp Counselors

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Cloverbud Camp Planning

For all Cloverbud Counselors & Counselors-In-Training

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Intermediate Camp Planning Meeting

For all Intermediate Camp Counselors

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4-H Achievement Banquet

For youth who completed the Achievement, Scholarship, Junior Fair Board, and Junior Achievement Applications, along with sponsors for the award winners.

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Horse Advisor Meeting

For all advisors who have members completing horse projects

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Junior Fair Board Meeting

For all Junior Fair Board Members

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Enrollment Packets Due

Advisors must turn in 4-H Enrollment packets by May 1st

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Home Grown Rabbit Intent Forms Due

For Exhibitors who plan to have 'home-grown' rabbits at the fair-can be turned in with enrollment packets

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Junior Camp Planning Meeting

For all Junior Camp Counselors

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REQUIRED Quality Assurance Training

Required for exhibitors (beef, sheep, swine, dairy, goats, rabbits, poultry) who plan to show at the county fair. Parents welcome, too!

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REQUIRED Quality Assurance Training

Required for exhibitors (beef, sheep, swine, dairy, goats, rabbits, poultry) who plan to show at the county fair. Parents welcome, too!

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Premier Exhibitor Testing

This is for exhibitors who want to compete in the Premier Exhibitor Competition at the County Fair

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Premier Exhibitor Testing

This is for exhibitors who want to compete in the Premier Exhibitor Competition at the County Fair

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Premier Exhibitor Testing

This is for exhibitors who want to compete in the Premier Exhibitor Competition at the County Fair

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Deadline for Changes or Additions to Enrollment Packets

For Club Advisors to make changes/additions, if necessary

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Additional Camp Planning Meetings (as needed)

For all camp counselors--need to schedule appointments

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Officer Training

For 4-Hers who want to learn more about an officer position (either newly elected or something they are interested in)

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Horse Advisor Meeting

For all advisors who have members carrying horse projects

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Junior Fair Board Optional Meeting

For all Junior Fair Board Members

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4-H Advisory Committee Meeting

For all 4-H Advisory Committe Members

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Companion Animal Clinic

For 4-Hers who have a small animal and want to learn more about project expectations!

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4-H Camp Round Up

An open house for campers to register for camp, meet counselors, and check out activities that will occur at camp

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Possession Deadline for Horses & All non-livestock projects

4-H Members must have horses and all non-livestock projects in their possession!

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Horse PAS Registration, Horse ID, Horse Lease Form Due

All of the horse forms are due to the Extension Office

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Camp Registration Due without late fee

Camp registration is due! After June 1 there is a $10 late fee

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Deadline to register for Health & Safety Speaking Contest

Individuals interested in the Health & Safety Speaking Contest need to give their registration information

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4-H Legacy Dinner

An event benefiting the youth of Fairfield County

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P.A.S. #1 Horse Qualifier

For horse exhibitors who wish to compete at the Ohio State Fair

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Dog Clinic

An event for exhibitors with dogs to know more about what to expect

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Health & Safety Speaking Contest

For 4-Hers to gain public speaking experience!

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Test Out Option for Quality Assurance

Youth must attend a 2014 clinic before taking this option. By appointment only

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Intermediate Camp Staff Move In

Counselors and Adult Staff members move in to Intermediate Camp!

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Junior 4-H Camp Staff & Counselors Move In

For Junior Camp Counselors and Adult Staff members to move into 4-H camp

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Junior Camp Registration Closed

Last day to register for Junior 4-H Camp!

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Ohio State Fair Entries Due

Must have Extension Educator's Signature

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Announcements
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County News
Local Foods Guide to be Published
This summer, the 2nd edition of the Fairfield County Local Foods & Farm Products Guide will be distributed to thousands of area residents and tourists.
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Jr Swine Show Implements New Tagging Procedure
Due to bio-security concerns related to the PED virus that is presently plaguing the swine industry, a new procedure is being implemented for tagging pigs this year
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State News
Grass growth is starting and one potential problem that can be encountered early in the grazing season by livestock is grass tetany, sometimes called grass staggers.
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Grass growth is starting and one potential problem that can be encountered early in the grazing season by livestock is grass tetany, sometimes called grass staggers.
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