Sep. 11, 2023
Applications are being accepted for the 2023 Hardin County Agriculture Hall of Fame through the end of business on October 16. Nominees must have made their major contribution to agriculture primarily because of being born, growing up, living in, or working in Hardin County, Ohio. Outstanding agriculturalists may be nominated by individuals or organizations. Nomination forms are available at the Hardin County OSU Extension office or on the Hardin County OSU Extension website at hardin.osu.edu.
Sep. 11, 2023
Have you ever wondered how well the grand and reserve champion fair animals will grade out on the rail? The OSU Extension office is announcing that the 2023 Hardin County Fair Carcass Show of Champions will be held in-person at Jenkins Meats, 670 E. Marion Street, Mt. Victory on Monday, September 18 starting at 6:00 pm. Viewers will be also be able to watch the OSU Meat Judge giving oral reasons and results at both the Hardin County OSU Extension and Ohio State – Hardin County 4-H Facebook pages in addition to the hardin.osu.edu website after the event.
Aug. 30, 2023
The Hardin County Extension Office will be closed September 4 - 10, 2023 for the Hardin County Fair. Look forward to seeing everyone at the fair!
Aug. 28, 2023
Fair exhibitor information was sent to all animal exhibitors by email on Sunday, Aug. 27th. You can also read all of the letters and important fair information on the Hardin 4-H App.
REMEMBER - Market animals must complete the DUNF form at http://go.osu.edu/dunf by Saturday, September 2.
Aug. 10, 2023
Join us at the 2023 Agronomic Field Day, where we will be discussing new corn and soybean practices you can apply on your farm.
NW Ohio Agronomy Day 2023
Field Day Flyer
Aug. 02, 2023
The latest 4-H Newsletter is now available. Please read for important upcoming events and deadlines.
Jul. 14, 2023
Hardin County Jr. Fair entries are due July 31. All 4-H project (livestock and life skills ) that are planning to show or display at the fair must be entered ONLINE by this deadline.
Jul. 14, 2023
There is a segment of agriculture in southeastern Hardin County that specializes in commercial fruit and vegetable production. Hardin County is also home to the Scioto Valley Produce Auction near Mt. Victory where much of this produce is sold. Hardin County OSU Extension has planned a Fruit and Vegetable Crop Walk program on Wednesday, July 19 from 6:00-8:00 pm to help with fruit and vegetable production issues. The location of the program will be on a produce farm at 17956 Township Road 245, Mt. Victory.
Jun. 29, 2023
Hardin County 4-H Educator, Amanda Raines is sharing upcoming information with our 4-H families in the July edition of the 4-H Newsletter.
July 2023 Newsletter
Jun. 28, 2023
Life Skills, Livestock and Late Judging is now open and appointments can be made by using the links below.
Life Skills Judging - July 11
Appointments are now open for Life Skills judging on July 11 from 1:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Fairgrounds Community Building. If you aren't sure which category your project falls under, verify that your project is listed on the appointment sign up page before submitting your information.