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10 - Farmers Breakfast 7:30 a.m.
10 - Board Meeting 10:00 a.m.
18 - National Ag Day
19 - Cover Crop Walk 9:30-12:00
27 - Tree Seedling Order Deadline 4:00 p.m.
8 - Board Meeting 8:00 p.m.
10 - Tree Pick Up at Office
26 - Compost Workshop 2:00-4:00 p.m.
January - March
SWCD holds tree sales from January through March each year. Items include conifer and deciduous tree species in quantities of 5, 25 or 100. Packets of wildflower
seeds are also available. All stock is state and federally inspected.
Orders are not being taken at this time. For an idea of what is usually offered, here is last year's order form: 2015 Order Form
May - June
Big Tree Contest
SWCD's Big Tree Contest is held annually. If you think you have the
largest tree in Coshocton County, stop by the Coshocton SWCD Office at
724 S. Seventh Street, Coshocton and enter the "Big Tree" Contest.
Entry forms area accepted from May 1 to mid-July. An award is presented
to the owners of the largest tree in the county, regardless of species. A custom made plaque and recognition
at the District's Annual Meeting will be awarded to the owners of the
"Big Tree". Entry Forms may be obtained through the
SWCD office or on this website during contest months.
Coshocton County Fair
2014 Coshocton County Fair was held September 26-October 2. Coshocton SWCD's Display was in the Commercial Arts Building right beside
Smokey the Bear. For more information
go to http://www.coshoctoncountyfair.org
the Coshocton SWCD's Fair Display contains a Mystery Photo. If you can
guess the location of the farm in the photograph your name will be
entered into a drawing to win 2 complimentary tickets for the SWCD's
Annual Meeting and Banquet. 2014's farm location was the
Bill and Caroline Daugherty Farm located on County Road 12 in Millcreek Township. Congratulations to Kim Lacy for winning the 2014 drawing!
SWCD Annual Meeting and Banquet
Coshocton SWCD's 72nd Annual Meeting and Banquet was Thursday, October 16, 2014. Guest speakers were TMK Bakersville's Melvin Lahmers and Jake Hillyer, and Fresno Methodist Ladies served a baked ham dinner. 162 attendees helped us celebrate 72 years of conservation.
2014 Outstanding Conservation Farmer 2014 Hay Show Winners
Porteus Brothers Farm - Seth & Homer Porteus Supervisor Adrian Garber (L) with
Seth (L) pictured with Supervisor Garry Derr Cameron Mizer and Jenna Wyler
2014 Big Tree Winner 2014 CIB Big Tree Kirk and Jeanette Scheurman with Cheryl & Paul Wiley
daughters Kristina & Anna
Coshocton County Fall Foliage Tour
Fall Foliage Tour is held the third weekend in October each year. This year's tour was October 18-19 and featured the south central portion of Coshocton County.
While on the tour, attendees often visit Roscoe Village's Apple Butter Festival.
Forestry Field Day and Workshops
Pasture Walks / Grazing Field Days
See "Field Days & Workshops" Tab at Top of Page
Coshocton SWCD Monthly Board Meetings
meetings are open to the public. Generally, meetings are held January,
February, March and December at 10:00 a.m. the second Wednesday of the
month at the Coshocton SWCD Office. April, May, June, July, August,
September, October and November meetings are held at 8:00 p.m. at the
Coshocton SWCD Office.
Please phone the office if you are interested in attending, as sometimes the meetings get changed.