1. Walk with a Doc Feb. 6, 2023

    Feb. 06, 2023

    WALK WITH A DOC- Tonight, Feb. 6 at 5:30 p.m. The indoor walking program, Walk with a Doc, resumes tonight at 5:30 p.m. at Kenton Elementary School. The session will be led by ONU pharmacy students who will present information on a remote blood sugar and blood pressure patient monitoring program. After the presentation, participants will spend the rest of the time enjoying a healthy indoor walk which gives the attendees a time to ask questions of the presenters. The program is FREE and open to the public of all ages and abilities.

  2. Cover Crop Management Seminar

    Jan. 27, 2023

    Hardin County – Cody Beacom and Jim Hoorman are the headline speakers for a Cover Crop Management three-hour morning program presented by the Ohio No-Till Council, Hardin County OSU Extension, and The Nature Conservancy. The event will be held at the Plaza Inn Restaurant, 491 S Main Street, Mt. Victory, starting at 9:00 am on Friday, February 10. Coffee and cake will be provided by Wingfield Crop Insurance Service starting at 8:30 am.

  3. 2023 Livestock Commodities Royalty and Scholarship Applications Available

    Jan. 24, 2023


    Royalty and Scholarship applications are now available in the links below. Please pay close attention to all application deadline dates. If you have any questions, contact the Hardin County Extension office at 419.674.2297. 

    Horse Royalty

  4. Spring Garden Seminar

    Jan. 23, 2023

    The Master Gardener Volunteers of Hardin County are delighted to present their annual Spring Garden Seminar “Something Old, New, Tried & True in the Garden” on Thursday, March 9th, 2023 at the Mid-Ohio Energy Cooperative Community Room, 1210 W Lima Street in Kenton, Ohio. The program is from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, offering 6 continuing education hours. The cost is $40 for active OSU Extension MGVs and $50 for other gardeners. Please see the link below for additional information and registration. 


  5. 2023 Hardin Co. Horse Royalty and Scholarship Information

    Jan. 05, 2023

    Hardin County Horse Scholarship - The Hardin County Horse Association will be awarding one (1) $250.00 scholarship in 2023. Applications must be turned in to the Hardin County Extension Office by Feb. 1, 2023. Please read all rules and requirements in link below: 

    Horse Scholarship Application


  6. Master Gardener Volunteer Training Offered

    Jan. 05, 2023

    Hardin County – The Hardin County OSU Extension Master Gardener Volunteers will host a Master Gardener Volunteer training course for new Master Gardener Volunteers this winter. The Ohio State University Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program provides intensive training in horticulture to interested Ohio residents who then volunteer their time assisting with educational programs and activities for Ohio residents through their local Ohio State University Extension county office.

  7. Conservation Tillage Club

    Jan. 04, 2023

    Hardin County – The 2023 Conservation Tillage Club breakfast program series will begin on Thursday, January 12 at the Plaza Inn Restaurant in Mt. Victory. Each session will start at 7:30 am with a complimentary buffet breakfast followed by the program at 8:00 am. Other sessions will be held on January 26, February 9 and 23.

  8. New Pesticide Applicator Class

    Dec. 16, 2022

    A class to help farmers prepare to become private pesticide applicators has been planned for January 19, 2023 at the Hardin County Extension office in Kenton. 

    New Pesticide Applicator Class

  9. 4-H Teen Opportunities - 2023 Achievement Record Form Information

    Dec. 14, 2022

    The special TEEN Edition of the Hardin County 4-H Newsletter has been released with opportunities for those members ages 13+.The Achievement Record is the gateway to all sorts of new adventures and awards for Hardin County youth. Amanda Raines, Hardin County 4-H Educator, recommends teens carefully read over the newsletter to decide what opportunities they may like to participate in. NEW in 2023, Hardin County Extension will award two seniors a $500.00 scholarship.

  10. Market Beef Weigh-In Dec. 31

    Nov. 22, 2022

    Weigh-in for all 2023 market beef projects is scheduled for Saturday, December 31 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the Hardin County Fairgrounds.  This weigh-in is mandatory for all market beef projects.