1. 2018 Ohio State Fair Non-Livestock Representatives

    Jul. 18, 2018

    The 2018 Project Judging for Family and Consumer Sciences, Food and Nutrition, Self-Determined, Clothing and any other projects wishing to qualify for the Ohio State Fair was held on July 17th at Georgetown Elementary. The judges were highly impressed with the quality of projects and the youth who presented. The judges did not have easy decisions, but we would like to congratulate those who were selected to represent Brown County 4-H at the 2018 Ohio State Fair! 

    Those who were selected will need to pick their state fair packets up at the Extension Office.

  2. SCN - Soybean Cyst Nematode

    Jun. 26, 2018

    SCN remains the most important threat to soybean profitability in North America.

  3. 4-H Communications Contest

    Jun. 20, 2018

    July 17, at 6:30 p.m., Georgetown Elementary School (during county judging)

    Enties due to OSU Extension Brown County by July 2 at 4:30 p.m.

  4. Memorial Day

    May. 25, 2018

    Memorial Day is a solemn day of mourning and remembrance of those who bravely died while serving the US Armed Forces. MEMORIAL Day is a national holiday in the US to honour the sacrifice of the country's fallen war heroes. It was formerly known as Decoration Day and commemorates all men and women who have died in military service for the United States.

  5. Brown County 4-H Conference and Officer Training-April 11th

    Apr. 09, 2018

    Join us for the first Brown County 4-H Conference and Officer Training!

    When: April 11th at 6:30pm

    Where: Southern Hills CTC

    What: This is a great opportunity for members and volunteers to learn more about project areas and what it takes to complete a project. Other sessions are geared toward getting involved and tips you need to be successful in your 4-H career. 

    We will have three 20 minute rotations where attendees will get to choose which sessions to attend. Some sessions will be repeated, schedules will be available that night. 

  6. 4-H Camp Dates and Camp Scholarship Information for 2018

    Mar. 14, 2018

    Dates have been set for our 2018 residential camping season.


  7. 2018 Quality Assurance Opportunites

    Mar. 14, 2018

    Any youth wishing to exhibit an animal at the fair in 2018 is required to complete Quality Assurance. Quality Assurance for exhibition at the Brown County Fair must be completed by July 1st

  8. Junior Leaders Meeting Canceled -- Application Deadline Extended to 1/17

    Jan. 16, 2018

    The Junior Leaders meeting for tonight (1/16) is canceled.

    Teen Opportunities (Award Trips etc.) and Camp Counselor Applications: Deadline extended to tomorrow (Wednesday 1/17) at 4:30pm!

    If you are able to send electronic copies in advance, please do so. Original signed copies must be turned in by 4:30pm tomorrow.

    Stay safe and warm!

  9. 4-H Shooting Sports Members Call Out the Sheriff’s Department

    Nov. 02, 2017

    “Are you sure they have enough ammunition for us?” “I don’t think there is enough for us” joked one sheriff’s deputy as they watched Brown County 4-H Shooting Sports Team Havoc compete.  On Saturday, October 23rd, members of 4-H Team Havoc competed against members of the Brown County Sheriff’s Department in a Steel Challenge, something they hope to make an annual event.

  10. We Are Hiring! -- Extension Educator, Agriculture & Natural Resources and Community Development

    Oct. 23, 2017

    OSU Extension in Brown County is expanding! We are currently in the process of hiring an Agriculture & Natural Resources and Community Development Educator. This will be a full-time position located at the Extension Office in Brown County. 

    Basic Position Description: (full position available here: