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  1. 4-H Cultivates Healthy Eating Fanatics

    March 22, 2017

    Christy Clary, Extension Educator 4-H Youth Development

    The 4th H in 4-H stands for Health and we pledge our Health to better living. On Saturday March 6th, utilizing the Eastern Brown High School foods lab, a group of sixteen 4-H’ers in Brown County did just that at the C.H.E.F. Day Camp. C.H.E.F. stands for Cultivating Healthy Eating Fanatics and was a chance for youth to get hands-on experience in the kitchen.

  2. Returning Volunteer Training March 1-CANCELLED

    March 01, 2017

    Returning Volunteer training for tonight CANCELLED!

    Due to the storms, the fairgrounds is without power. With the estimated time from Duke to restore power at 24-36 hours we are canceling tonight's training. The Extension office is also closed at this time.

  3. Run into 4-H! 5K and Craft & Vendor Show

    Jan. 25, 2017

    Saturday, April 8, 2017, Rhonemus Hall at the Brown County Fairgrounds, Georgetown, OH 45121

  4. C.H.E.F. - Cultivating Healthy Eating Fanatics

    Jan. 25, 2017

    is a FUN one-of-a-kind 4-H youth day camp where you will learn about healthy eating and exercising guidelines using MyPlate, food safety, 4-H Foods project offerings and their requirements for judging and fairs, table settings, meal planning, budgeting and cooking!

  5. Discover 4-H!

    Jan. 24, 2017

    Brown County 4-H Kick-Off Event, Thursday, February 9, 2017, Rhonemus Hall, Brown County Fairgrounds

  6. Brown County Master Gardener Volunteer Interns Graduate

    Jan. 18, 2017

    After completing the required 50 hours of volunteer time and 20 hours of continuing education, three Interns earned their certificates of completion and OSUE Master Gardener Volunteer badges. 

  7. 2017 Ohio Agricultural Fair Schedule

    Jan. 12, 2017

    State, County and Independent fairs per Ohio Fair Managers.


  8. Brown County Junior Fair Sale Bill

    Sept. 30, 2016

    The 2016 Brown County Junior Fair Sale Bill is now available. The Friday Sale will begin at 2pm with the beef cattle sale. The order of the sale will be: Market Steer, Feeder Calves, Dairy Beef Feeder. The Small Animal Sale will begin at 4:00pm or 30 minutes after the conclusion of the beef sale. The order of the small animal sale will be: Ducks, Geese, Single Fryer Chicken, Meat Pen Chickens, Meat Pen Rabbits

    Friday Sale Bill

  9. B-Fit Brown County!

    Sept. 15, 2016

    Join Laura Wood and members of the Brown County 4-H Junior Leaders as they walk a mile around the fairgrounds! These teens are promoting healthy living and invite all fairgoers to join them every morning at 8am. Individuals will go for a mile walk around the fairgrounds and recieve a token for participating. Walkers will also be entered into a daily drawing for a giftcard. If you participate all six days, you will be entered into a drawing for a FitBit Alta. Meet at Rhonemus Hall at 8am with your walking shoes on! Just think, you will be working off some of that fair food.

  10. Animal Health and Biosecurity

    Aug. 31, 2016

    Quality care of animals should always be a top priority. As we are rapidly approaching the 2016 Brown County Fair, we want to remind all of our animal exhibitors of these practices and specifically biosecurity practices. While we are reminding our 4-H and FFA members of these practices, these apply to anyone raising animals.

    Biosecurity practices should be followed at all times, and here are just a few reminders: