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  1. ARC/PLC Program Question & Answer Sessions

    Feb. 25, 2020

    On Friday, February 28, there will be two question and answer sessions regarding ARC/PLC Program.  These sessins will be held at the OSU Extension office, 325 W. State St., Bldg B. (Brown County Fairground).  The first one will start at 8:00 a.m. and the second at 12:00 p.m.  Denice Simpson, Farm Service Agency County  Executive Director and James Morris, OSU Extension Educator, Agriculture, Natural Resources and Community Development, will be available to take your questions and give you as much information on the ARC/PLC program as they can. 

  2. Latest update on Ohio's hemp rules

    Jan. 17, 2020

    Here is the latest update on Ohio's hemp rules. From David Miran, Executive Director, Hemp Program at The Ohio Department of Agriculture.

  3. Laura Wood Inducted into Ohio 4-H Teen Hall of Fame

    Jan. 14, 2020

    Congratulations to Laura Wood! Laura was selected as one of four Ohio 4-H Members to be inducted into the Ohio 4-H Teen Hall of Fame.

    We are extremely proud of Laura and all she has accomplished during her 13-year tenure as a 4-H member in Brown County. We can't wait to see what she does as she takes on the world as a 4-H alumni!

  4. Private Pesticide Applicator & Fertilizer Re-certification Program

    Dec. 31, 2019

    The annual pesticide applicator recertification sessions are quickly approaching.

  5. 2020 Agronomic Outlook Meeting

    Dec. 31, 2019

    Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Southern State Community College, Brown County Campus, Community Room

  6. 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!

  7. 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...

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. 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...

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