Aug
20
Sun
111th Clymer Reunion @ Mount Cory Village Park
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm

The 111th Clymer reunion will be held at Mount Cory Village Park on Sunday.

Games begin at 3 p.m., followed by dinner at 5:30.

Aug
21
Mon
Grand Love
Aug 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Grand Love, a support group for grandparents raising grandchildren, meets Mondays, 4 to 5:30 p.m., at 1941 Carlin St., Findlay. Call 419-422-8616.

Aug
22
Tue
Republican Women of Hancock County Meeting @ Hancock Historical Museum
Aug 22 @ 11:30 am

The Republican Women of Hancock County will meet at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Hancock Historical Museum, 422 W. Sandusky St.

The speaker will be Ohio House Rep. Robert Sprague of the 83rd District. Lunch will be catered by Bistro on Main.

For reservations and membership information, call 419-348-3354 or email RepWomenHC32@gmail.com.

Aug
23
Wed
Precision Ag Field Day @ Kellogg Farms
Aug 23 @ 8:00 am

A Precision Ag Field Day will be held at 8 a.m. Aug. 23 at Kellogg Farms, 17392 Township Road 50, near Forest.

Registration will be at 8 a.m.

Although the event is free, registration is required at go.osu.edu/hardinprecisionagday or by calling the Hardin County Extension office at 419-674-2297 by Aug. 16 in order to plan for meals and other event arrangements.

Some program highlights:

  • Aaron Heilers, project manager for Blanchard River Demonstration Farms, will discuss water quality and nutrient management goals of the three farms in Hardin and Hancock counties.
  • Greg LaBarge, OSU Extension agronomist, will discuss how edge-of-field research is addressing nutrient management issues in Ohio.
  • Kirt Wells will show how farmers can get started with precision data management to make their farming operation more efficient. Kevin Ward will explain how precision agriculture equipment can be used by the smaller producer. Wells and Ward are from Findlay Implement Co.
  • Logan Haake of Legacy Farmers Cooperative, and Kyle Haselman of Haselman Ag Management will show how farmers can use precision ag data in making accurate soil sampling and fertilizer recommendations.
  • Mike Gilkey of 3D Aerial, and John Fulton of OSU Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering will answer questions about how drone technology is collecting imagery to help grain producers make crop health management decisions.
  • During lunch, Megan Burgess of the Natural Resources Conservation Service will discuss cost-share opportunities and local programs that farmers can use to improve nutrient management and address conservation.
  • Harold Watters, OSU Extension agronomist, and Mark Badertscher, Hardin County OSU Extension educator, will explain how producers can make adaptive nitrogen management decisions to meet the needs of their growing corn crop.

Lunch will be provided by vendors, the Ohio Farm Bureau and OSU Extension.

Fertilizer certification credit will be available to farmers and commercial applicators for participating in the entire field day. It will be one of the final fertilizer certification programs offered before the Sept. 30 deadline for all farmers and commercial applicators who apply fertilizer to 50 or more acres of crops.

Aug
24
Thu
Men’s and Women’s Garden Club of Findlay Meeting @ Fox Run Manor
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm

Larry Shock, past president of the Men’s and Women’s Garden Club of Findlay, will share photos and commentary about his recent visit to the Desert Botanical Garden in Papago Park in Phoenix, Arizona, during the 7 p.m. Thursday club meeting at Fox Run Manor, 11745 Township Road 145.

In operation since 1939, the Desert Botanical Garden is also classified as a museum. It covers about 50 acres and contains over 21,000 plants representing thousands of plant classifications and more than 100 different plant families. The public is welcome to attend this presentation.

Aug
28
Mon
Grand Love
Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Grand Love, a support group for grandparents raising grandchildren, meets Mondays, 4 to 5:30 p.m., at 1941 Carlin St., Findlay. Call 419-422-8616.

Sep
4
Mon
Grand Love
Sep 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Grand Love, a support group for grandparents raising grandchildren, meets Mondays, 4 to 5:30 p.m., at 1941 Carlin St., Findlay. Call 419-422-8616.

Sep
5
Tue
Exchange Club of Findlay @ University of Findlay Henderson Hall -- Rosewood Room
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm

The Exchange Club of Findlay meets at noon the first and third Tuesdays of each month at the University of Findlay Henderson Hall Rosewood Room.

Sep
11
Mon
Grand Love
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Grand Love, a support group for grandparents raising grandchildren, meets Mondays, 4 to 5:30 p.m., at 1941 Carlin St., Findlay. Call 419-422-8616.

Sep
18
Mon
Grand Love
Sep 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Grand Love, a support group for grandparents raising grandchildren, meets Mondays, 4 to 5:30 p.m., at 1941 Carlin St., Findlay. Call 419-422-8616.

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