Category Archives: Education

To Brighten Your Day!

The Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts Auxiliary Committee has a poster contest every year with the help of the Soil and Water Conservation Districts across the state.  One young lady won second place in her age division and she recieved a check and letter from the auxiliary committee for her accomplishment.  The best thank you note followed

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Area Envirothons Are Being Planned!

Area Envirothons are being planned for 2017!  We need staff and supervisors spreading the word to ensure all our high schools around the state have the opportunity to compete in this outstanding competition! Please visit the Envirothon page for when and where the area Envirothons are taking place and for a flyer to promote the upcoming competition. Let’s make 2017

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State Envirothon Competition Winners Announced

A five-member team of students from LaBrae High School in Leavittsburg, Ohio outscored 19 other teams at this year’s state Envirothon Competition held at Bowling Green State Univsersity to take home first place. Congratulations LaBrae! The Chardon High School team from Geauga County took second place, and the Sylvania Southview High School team from Lucas County placed third.  Over 300

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Bee a Friend to Pollinators!

  The Ohio Federation of Soil and Water Conservation Districts is highlighting the importance of pollinators in our environment at the Farm Science Review.  Did you know that some sceintist believe one of every three bites of food we consume are possible because of hard working pollinators? There are simple ways we can encourage pollinators such as bees, butterflies, bats,

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