Perry County News

  1. 2018 Falls Prevention Education

    Aug. 13, 2018

    Are you concerned about falling? Then please join us & the Perry County RSVP for this 8 week (one time per week) 2 hour educational course. 
    You will learn how to view falls as controllable, set goals for increasing activity,
    make changes to reduce fall risks at home and exercise to increase strength and balance.

    For more information and registration please click here.

  2. 2018 Farm Science Review

    Aug. 08, 2018

    The premier outdoor agricultural education and industry exposition.

    September 18th - 20th

    Tickets available pre-show for $7 online or from OSU Extension offices
    and local agribusinesses. $10 at the gate. Children 5 and under are free.

    Molly Caren Agricultural Center, London, Ohio

  3. Essentials of Farm Transition Planning

    Jul. 26, 2018

    If you were unable to farm, for any reason, what would happen to your operation? Is each member in your family in aggrement about how to proceed? Don't let your worries keep you from making decisions and having the necessary conversations to ensure your goals for the farm are achieved. This short session is developed for farm families ready to build a seemless transition for the operation.

  4. 2018 Soil & Water Field Night

    Jul. 26, 2018

    “Reading” Corn Ears, Understanding
    Causes of Ear Disorders Current Weed Mangement Issues in
    Ohio In-field Soil Health Demonstration

    Please click here for more information and registration

  5. 2018 Pumkin Field Night

    Jul. 25, 2018

    Pumpkin production and management research will be showcased at the 2018 Pumpkin Field Night for farmers and others.

    Come and meet researchers, view the research plots and ask questions.

    Please click here for more information and pre-registration info


  6. 2018 OSU South Centers Hops Field Night

    Jul. 18, 2018

    OSU South Centers Hops Field Night…

    The Ohio State University will be hosting the Hops Field Night at the South Centers in Piketon on August 8, 2018.

    This field night is geared towards all growers, new and expereiced.  The field night will be held partially indoors, with the majority of the workshop being out in our hops field.  Some of the topics to be discussed are: 

  7. 2018 Canner Testing

    Jun. 22, 2018

    Do you have visions of your pressure canner exploding and food covering your entire kitchen and ceilings? You can get rid of those visions by having your pressure canning equipment tested. The OSU Extension office in Somerset is offering three different testing dates for your convience. Those nasty visions will be gone and you will feel safe for this years canning season. This years testing dates are Monday, July 23rd, 9-11am and 12-2pm. Monday, August 6th, 9-11am and Friday August 10th, 1:30-3pm.

  8. 2018 Spring Hops Bulletin

    Jun. 20, 2018

    Please click here for The Ohio State University South Centers & Local Ohio Hops Growers Updates

  9. Southeastern Ohio Hay Day 2018

    Apr. 13, 2018

    Southeastern Ohio Hay Day returns in 2018.  This field day will offer demonstrationsof hay harvesting equipment,
    tradeshow exhibits, educational presentations, dinner, and door prizes.  Admission is free and open to the public.
    For accommodation purposes, advance registrarion is appreciated by June 11.  Mark you calendar and watch
    for future announcements at

    Thursday, June 21, 2018

  10. Live Health Live Well Super You!

    Apr. 04, 2018

    Please click here for LiveHealthyLiveWell April Calendar