OSU Extension Trumbull County, Trumbull County Soil and Water Conservation District, and the NRCS have combined efforts to offer a farmer lunch seminar series that will cover a variety of topics relevant to NE Ohio. Each program will start with lunch at 11:30A.M. sponsored by the Trumbull County Holstein Club followed by a 1-hour presentation. Cost for individual programs is $7/person with pre-registration, or $10/person at the door If you would like to pre-register for all four programs, the cost is $28/person. Pre-registration is preferred to get an accurate count for lunch. Call our office to register or for more information. 330-638-6783
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 – Tax Updates for Farms
•David Marrison, OSU Extension Coshocton County
•New tax laws that went into effect in 2018 made some changes that impacts farm taxes. This session will provide an update to those changes.
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - Beef Quality Assurance
•Haley Shoemaker, OSU Extension Mahoning County
•The Ohio Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) program ensures that both beef and dairy cattle are raised in a manner that results in a wholesome beef product for our consumers. This program helps producers gain market access and keep their cattle desirable to the buyer in the stands.
*Wednesday, February 20, 2019 – NE Ohio Agronomy School in Bristolville, OH*
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 – Climate Impacts for Ohio Agriculture
•Aaron Wilson, OSU Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center
•Our changing climate has already influenced how Ohio farmers operate. Learn how predicted climate changes will continue to drive changes in Ohio agriculture. CCA credits available.
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 – Tillage Affects on Soil Health
•SteveCulman, Assistant Professor, State Specialist in Soil Fertility
•New tillage technologies are arriving each year, but are they hurting your soil health? Learn how tillage, and other practices can improve or hurt your soils health. CCA credits available.