News

  1. Beef Quality Assurance in Stark County

    Dec. 11, 2018

    In today’s market, it is important to take advantage of any and all opportunities that make our cattle more desirable to the buyer sitting in the stands. As of now, Wendy’s restaurant, Tyson Foods and multiple auctions have announced that they will soon require producers to be certified in BQA in order to market their cattle or serve their product. To learn more and become certified, join us for a chute side training. A brief winter livestock update will also be shared. This program is co-sponsored by the Stark County Cattlemen’s Association.

  2. Stark County Advisory Committee Annual Square Dance Fundraiser

    Nov. 30, 2018

  3. 4-H Camps - Why should you support them?

    Nov. 29, 2018

  4. Portage County Is Hosting a Beef Quality Assurance Program on December 6, 2018

    Nov. 29, 2018

    Beef Quality Assurance

    Join Portage County OSU Extension as they host a chuteside Beef Quality Assurance Certification. In today’s market, it is important to take advantage of any and all opportunities that make our cattle more desirable to the buyer sitting in the stands. As of now, Wendy’s restaurant, Tyson Foods, and multiple auctions have announced that they will soon require producers to be certified in BQA in order to market their cattle or serve their product. To learn more and become certified, join us December 6th.

  5. Soil Health Workshop Planned for December 6, 2018

    Nov. 29, 2018

    Growing Farm Returns Through Soil Health

    Brought to you by the Soil Health Partnership, a project to make agriculture more productive and sustainable through soil health

    December 6, 2018 (Thursday)
    9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    Deerfield Town Hall
    1450 Ohio-14
    Deerfield, Ohio 44411


    Hosted by: Deerfield Farms, Soil Health Partnership Farmer

  6. Maple Ohio Magazine and Maple Madness Tour 2017

    Nov. 07, 2016

    The Ohio Maple Producers Association (OMPA) is currently looking for Maple Syrup Producers who are interested in participating in their 2017 Maple Madness Driving Trail. The 2017 dates and times are March 4th-5th and March 11th-12th from 10:00am-5:00pm. It is not mandatory that you participate every day. Registration for the Maple Madness Tour is $50.

  7. Botanica 2016 and Cabbage, Kale, and Mums Sale

    Sep. 09, 2016

    Saturday, October 1, 2016



    Open to the Public
    Cost: $25.00
     

  8. 2016 Farm Science Review Bus Trip

    Jun. 03, 2016

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    Schedule of Events:
    5:15 am Meet at Stark USDA Service Center parking lot for coffee
    5:30 am Bus Will Depart
    8:00 am Arrive at Farm Science Review
    4:00 pm Meet at Gate C to board the bus
    5:30 pm Supper at Der Dutchman (Bellville)
    8:00 pm Return to USDA Service Center parking lot

    The cost will be $25 per person, includes admission ticket & buffet at Der Dutchman

    Sponsored By: OSU Extension
                           Stark SWCD
                           Stark County Farm Bureau

  9. 3rd ANNUAL EAST OHIO WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE CONFERENCE

    Mar. 03, 2016

    OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION WILL HOST 3rd ANNUAL EAST OHIO
    WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE CONFERENCE

  10. Nutrition Education Classes

    Oct. 10, 2015

    Because you want the best for your family, join us! 

    EFNEP offers a series of food and nutrition education classes.  Our participants love the ideas for meal planning, saving time and money, and getting their families to try new healthier food choices.  Each session includes hands-on workshops, food tastings, take-home tools and fun.  Classes are free!  Classes are held in the community or at the OSU Extension office,  RG Drage Campus, 2800 Richville Dr. SE #100, Massillon, Ohio 44646.  

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