1. "Think Green.... It's Not Just a Color" Spring Email Wellness Challenge

    Mar. 16, 2023

    Sign Up Now for the “Think Green…It’s Not Just a Color” Spring Email Wellness Challenge

  2. 2023 Hardin County Goat Banquet

    Mar. 13, 2023

    The fourth annual Hardin County Goat Banquet will be held on Sunday, April 23 at the Family Center of the Christian Missionary Alliance Church located at 15436 State Route 309 in Kenton. Registration and seating will open at 4:30 pm with the public invited and the meal will begin at 5:00 pm. There is no cost, as each family is asked to bring a side dish and/or dessert. The main dish, drinks, and table service will be provided.

  3. 2023 Beef Banquet

    Mar. 02, 2023

    The Hardin County Cattle Producers will hold their annual Beef Banquet on Saturday, March 25 in the Community Building at the fairgrounds, starting at 6:30 pm. Pre-sale tickets are $20 ($25 at the door), kids ages 6 and under are free, and 2022 Hardin County Junior Fair Beef Barn Exhibitors are free with a reservation given to any Cattle Producers Director or the Hardin County OSU Extension office.

  4. 2023 Poultry Banquet

    Feb. 28, 2023

    The 2023 Hardin County Poultry Banquet will be held Saturday, March 25th at the Family Center of the Kenton Christian & Missionary Alliance Church located at 15436 State Route 309 in Kenton, Ohio.

  5. Conservation Tillage & Technology Conference

    Feb. 28, 2023

    The Conservation Tillage & Technology Conference (CTC) will be held in- person March 14-15 at Ohio Northern University in Ada. This year’s conference will feature David Hula, four-time winner of the National Corn Growers Association Yield Contest and current record holder at 616 bushels per acre – all accomplished with no-till and strip-till. His presentation has been made possible by sponsors Brandt Professional Agriculture, Calmer Corn Heads, Pioneer Seeds, and Meristem Crop Performance.

  6. 2023 Hardin County Pork Banquet

    Feb. 20, 2023

    Hardin County - The Hardin County Pork Producers will hold their annual Pork Banquet on Saturday, March 18 at Mid-Ohio Energy Cooperative in Kenton, starting at 6:30 pm.

  7. 2023 Hardin County Lamb Banquet

    Feb. 20, 2023

    Hardin County - The Hardin County Sheep Improvement Association will hold their annual Lamb Banquet on Saturday, March 4 at St. John’s Evangelical Church in Kenton at 6:30 pm. Tickets for the banquet can be reserved from the Extension office by calling 419-674-2297 and paid for at the door the night of the banquet. Adult tickets are $20, Children (4-8 years old) $10, and 2022 Hardin County Junior Fair Sheep Exhibitors are free with a reservation given to the Extension office by February 24.

  8. Small Farm Conference March 11

    Feb. 13, 2023

    Ohio State Extension announced plans to host a Small Farm Conference in Mansfield Ohio on March 11, 2023.  The theme for this year’s Mid-Ohio Small Farm Conference is “Sowing Seeds for Success.” 

  9. 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

  10. 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.