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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.
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:
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.
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.