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  1. Make November A Month of Giving!

    Nov. 06, 2019

    Brown and Clermont County Extension are partnering with Empower Youth to fill weekend food packs with a family favorite - peanut butter and jelly! This classic sandwich is a good source of protein and is easy for school-aged youth to make on their own. Empower Youth provides food packs to more than 750 youth each week in the areas they serve. The weekend food packs help to spread the love when families are spread too thin!

  2. Assessing the 2019 Production Year, Including Forages

    Oct. 30, 2019

    This year, the challenges have been many, and varied. Help us help you by taking a few minutes to complete a survey.  Read more...

  3. Estate Planning and Farm Transitioning

    Oct. 22, 2019

    This is a four-part series that addresses several topics to help prepare your estate, business and family plan for the future. Read more...

  4. Farm Bill Update for Brown & Clermont Counties

    Oct. 22, 2019

    The 2018 Farm Bill allows the choice to enroll in ARC or PLC for 2019-2023.  Enrollment for 2019 is currently open with the deadline set as March 15, 2020. Read more...

  5. Brown County Hemp Workshop

    Oct. 22, 2019

    Brown County Extension and the Brown County Farm Bureau will be hosting a workshop for Hemp Growers on November 2, 2019, at the Brown County Senior Fairboard Administration Building (fairground) carpeted room, 325 W. State St., Georgetown, OH 45121.  Read more...

  6. Garden Seminars

    Sep. 12, 2019

    Brown County Master Gardener Seminars. Third Thursday of the month 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Mt. Orab Campus of Southern State Community College Room 208...
     

  7. 2019 Ohio State Fair Non-Livestock Representatives

    Jul. 10, 2019

    The 2019 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 9th 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 2019 Ohio State Fair! 

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

  8. 2019 Brown County Junior Fair King, Queen & Industry Ambassador Applications

    Apr. 23, 2019

    Applications for the 2019 Brown County Junior Fair King and Queen are available. Application and signed yearly expectations and responsibilities forms are due by 4:30 p.m. July 1 (or next business day if the deadline falls on a weekend). Applicant, Junior Fair club/chapter adviser and a parent/guardian must read and sign a copy of the yearly expectations and responsibilities. 

  9. 2019 Recycling Project Update

    Apr. 18, 2019

    The Brown County 4-H Committee is again sponsoring a countywide recycling project for 2019. Clubs can participate by submitting receipts showing proof of recycling their aluminum cans.

    What’s in it for your club?

  10. Brown County 4-H Conference and Officer Training

    Apr. 04, 2019

    The 2019 Brown County 4-H Conference will be held on April 16th at the Southern Hills CTC from 6:30-8:30pm. 

    The Brown County 4-H Conference is designed to be an opportunity for youth and volunteers to gain skills and knowledge to help them be more successful in 4-H! Join us for two rotations of sessions geared toward helping you to make the best better!

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