Category Archives: Events

2015 District Area Meetings Are Scheduled

It is that time of year again!  The 2015 District Area Winter Meetings have been scheduled for December. Please see the list below for your area and location. More detailed information and invitations will be forthcoming. Mark your calendars now and plan to attend! Area 1 will meet on December 15 in Findlay, Ohio. Area 2 will meet on December 7

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Farm Science Review

The Ohio State University’s Annual Farm Science Review will be conducted at the 2,100-acre Molly Caren Agricultural Center, located two miles north of London on U.S. Route 40.  The review will take place Tuesday, September 22 through Thursday, September 24th.  Hours of the show are Tuesday and Wednesday 8am to 5pm and Thursday 8am to 4pm. During the review, the

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Richland Recycles Day

On Friday, May 15, the Richland SWCD joined with several education partners to host more than 200 students at the Richland Recycles Day educational festival at the State Fairgrounds. At the Richland SWCD exhibit, titled “Litter Trashes Wildlife,” students learned about the impacts of marine debris.   Photo by Laura Renwick.

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Throwback Thursday: Summer Supervisor School 1969

Throwback to the Summer of 1969! This photo was taken at a Summer Supervisor School conservation tour. Will you be joining us in 2015? Learn more at This year’s tours include: Tour A: Wild Sunrise Tour:    Learn how Sunrise Cooperative has been using research on Lodar Farm using soybean yield data to develop prescriptions for fertilizer to assist in

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Workshop Wednesday: Innovation in Urban Runoff Management

Summer Supervisor School Workshop Highlight: Urban stormwater management is shifting towards “green infrastructure” practices such as permeable pavement and bioretention that provides multiple benefits over traditional approaches, including runoff volume and peak flow reduction, improved water quality, improved safety and fewer geese.  This presentation will highlight how this infrastructure is being incorporated into stormwater design and detail the benefits.  Presenter:

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Streambank Stablilization and Riparian Enhancement Workshop: Belmont SWCD

Streambank Stabilization and Riparian Enhancement Workshop Tuesday, June 30th 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM Stillwater Science Center 998 Shamrock Drive Barnesville, Ohio This free, full-day workshop will be led by an experienced stream restoration expert, Joel Bingham of EnviroScience, Inc. Topics will include stream physical forms and functions and the application of this information to develop stream restoration and enhancement

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