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 no longer being taken for 2016. However, if you would like to have an idea of what is usually offered, you may view the previous year's order form here: 2016 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
2016 Coshocton County Fair is September 30-October 6. Coshocton SWCD's Display will be 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. 2015's farm location was the
Paul and Catherine Snyder Farm located in Crawford Township. Congratulations to Caroline Daugherty for winning the 2015 drawing!
Be sure to stop by the SWCD's booth this year to see if you know whose farm is on display as the Mystery Photo.
SWCD Annual Meeting and Banquet
Coshocton SWCD's 74th Annual Meeting and Banquet will be held Thursday, October 20, 2016. Brad Perkins will speak about the Bald Eagle population, and Fresno Methodist Ladies served a baked ham dinner.
2015 Annual Meeting and Banquet Pictures from October 22, 2015
2015 Outstanding Conservation Farmer 2015 Hay Show Winners
Neal & Barb Caldwell Jenna Wyler, Cameron Mizer
Supervisor Adrian Garber (L) pictured and Michaela Greten
with Barb & Neal
2015 Big Tree Winner 2015 CIB Big Tree
Ron & Elaine Ashcraft Joseph & Brenda Hoover
Supervisor Garry Derr was recognized for 15 Years
of dedicated service to Coshocton SWCD. He will
be retiring from the board of supervisors at the
end of this year, having served from 2001-2015.
Thank You Garry & Teresea Derr!
Congratulations to Beth Porteus Mullen
for being elected to the SWCD Board
of Supervisors! Beth will begin her term
January 1, 2016.
Coshocton County Fall Foliage Tour
Fall Foliage Tour is held the third weekend in October each year. This year's tour will be October 22-23, 2016 and will feature the northwestern part 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
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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.