Past Events

  1. Dec. 09, 2019 10:00am to 12:00pm

    As you know, enrollment in the “Farm Program” . . . aka, your ARC/PLC election . . . has begun and continues through March 15, 2020. Similar to the 2014 Farm Bill, producers have the same three options for federal commodity programs: Agricultural Risk Coverage and Price Loss Coverage, with the Agricultural Risk Coverage again being divided into a county or individual option.

  2. Oct. 17, 2019 6:30pm to 8:00pm

    A hands-on Canning Basics class presented by Sandy Bohl through Family and Consumer Sciences with Ohio State University Extension Fairfield County. Participants will learn the process of preserving food using both water bath and pressure canning. There is no cost for attendance, but registration is requested to assist with proper planning. Thursday, October 17, 2019, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Location: Wagnalls Library, 2nd floor, Lithopolis, OH Cost: FREE Registration Deadline: October 14, 2019

  3. Oct. 06, 2019 (All day) to Oct. 12, 2019 (All day)

    Be sure to visit us in the AGmazing Agri-Center at the Fairfield County Fair

  4. Oct. 02, 2019 6:00pm to 7:30pm

    On Wednesday, October 2, beginning at 6 p.m., Barrow and Lamb MQP exhibitors and their guests are invited to join us in the Fairfield County Ag Center to review both the Barrow and Lamb MQP contests and go over the results. OSU Extension Swine Specialist Dr. Steve Moeller will lead the program, offer comments and answer questions. A light supper featuring Greek gyro and also pulled pork sandwiches will be offered, compliments of Faler Feed Store in Lithopolis and the Ohio State University Meat Lab.

  5. Sep. 29, 2019 12:30pm to 1:00pm

    On Sunday, September 29, the lambs in the MQP program must arrive at the Fairgrounds by 1 p.m. for weigh-in.

  6. Sep. 22, 2019 1:00pm to 2:00pm

    The Swine MQP program concludes two weeks prior to the Fair on Sunday, September 22, at the Fairgrounds.

  7. Sep. 12, 2019 6:30pm to 7:30pm

    Join Sandy Bohl to learn how to dehydrate your extra fruits and vegetables at Keller Market House Click here for more information or to see what other classes are being offered. To register call 740-653-5419 or email

  8. Sep. 05, 2019 9:00am to Sep. 06, 2019 1:30pm

    The 2019 Ohio Watershed Leaders Conference registration is now open.  This overnight conference, which is designed to promote information exchange and networking opportunities for watershed professionals, will be held at Lake Hope State Park on September 5th-6th, 2019.

  9. Aug. 29, 2019 6:30pm to 8:30pm

    Please note:  The Let's Jam class has been rescheduled for Thursday, August 29th, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. We still have two open slots if you are interested, just let us know.  Join Sandy Bohl to make JAM! This is a hands-on Jam-making workshop.  Participants will learn the process of making their own jam and take home a jar they helped make!  Class size is limited to eight, so please register early. Cost is $10 per person. 

  10. Aug. 29, 2019 11:00am to 12:00pm

    “Mindful Wellness is designed to equip healthy adults with practice and skills to strengthen the mind and body connection and promote holistic health and wellness across the lifespan.” Please join Shannon Carter, Extension Educator to enhance your wellness.  Register by calling 740-653-5419 or email by August 13th.  For complete information, please view the Mindful Wellness flyer.