Backyard Chickens - OSU Extension
Apr
6
10:00 AM10:00

Backyard Chickens - OSU Extension

Join Portage OSU Extension & Master Gardener Volunteers as they host Timothy McDermott, veterinarian and OSU Extension Educator to discuss backyard chickens. Learn the basics of keeping backyard chickens including appropriate breeds, coop/shelter options, health & biosecurity and sanitation. From young to old, novice to expert, keeping chickens can be fun for anyone!

 

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BEE TALK
Mar
19
7:00 PM19:00

BEE TALK

Wouldn’t you just love to spend a couple of hours and pick the brains of a bunch of experienced Ohio Beekeepers? Maybe the county or even the state inspector, a long time sideliner, a bee book author, a honey packer, an equipment manufacturer or maybe even a commercial beekeeper?

YOU CAN AT BEE TALK

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Organic Vegetable School
Mar
18
9:00 AM09:00

Organic Vegetable School

Join industry experts and researchers for the latest information on organic vegetable production for your small farm. Topics include weed management options, insect & disease management with the most effective OMRI approved chemicals.

 Join industry experts and researchers for the latest information on organic vegetable production for your small farm. Topics include weed management options, insect & disease management with the most effective OMRI approved chemicals.

 

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Pawpaw Workshop
Mar
16
1:00 PM13:00

Pawpaw Workshop

Learn about Ohio’s state native fruit with an overview of the history, folklore, and botany of this fascinating species! Participants will have the opportunity to plant pawpaw seeds and sample pawpaw products.

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2019 OHIO WOODLAND WATER AND WILDLIFE CONFERENCE
Mar
6
9:30 AM09:30

2019 OHIO WOODLAND WATER AND WILDLIFE CONFERENCE

This annual conference is designed for natural resource professionals and land managers. Presentations for the day will cover a wide range of topics and include: Missing Trees: Effects of the Loss of Ash and Chestnut on Forest Ecosystems, Glyphosate and Pesticide Safety Update, Harmful Alga Blooms in Ponds: Concerns and Mitigation/Management, The Ohio Credible Data Program: Certification Requirements and Training Opportunities, Bird Conservation in Ohio: Past, Present and Future, Challenges Using Social Science as a Tool to Inform Wildlife Management

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James H. Barrow Biological Field Station February 2019 Events
Feb
11
to Feb 24

James H. Barrow Biological Field Station February 2019 Events

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The Hiram College James H. Barrow Biological Field Station will be offering a variety of programs open to the public! This month topics include A Documentary and Discussion Sustainability Series: Mission Blue, Science and Society Lecture Series: Apollo 8, fifty years later, Meet and Greet the FS Animals, Pajama Party Movie Night: A Bug’s Life, Exploring Nature Hike: a look at nature in the winter, and a bluebird house building workshop!

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