News

  1. Farm Bill Update

    Jan. 24, 2020

    The 2018 Farm Bill allows farmers the choice to enroll in ARC or PLC for 2019-2023. Enrollment for 2019 is currently open with the deadline set as March 15, 2020. Join OSU Extension and the Farm Service Agency for an informational meeting to learn about changes to the ARC/PLC. 

  2. 2020 Putnam County Agronomy Night

    Jan. 13, 2020

    The 2020 Putnam County Agronomy Night is scheduled for Monday, January 13, at the Kalida Knights of Columbus Hall starting at 6:30PM. Once again Agronomy Night will have a wide variety of topics presented by Extension specialists and local industry people.

    Topics for the evening include:

  3. Improving Grain Marketing Plans

    Jan. 08, 2019

    Want to make more money when marketing grain?  Register for our 3-week series on Improving Grain Marketing Plans.  Each week, we will meet from 9 am to 12 pm at the extension office. Topics covered include: risk capacity and tolerance; costs of production and benchmarking; marketing matrix and tools; hedging, cash contracts, options, futures, spreads; and building a grain marketing plan.  Cost to attend is $40 per person. Additional family or farm members are $20 each for the entire series.