Ornamental grasses can be used for ground covers, accent plants, winter interest, perennial borders, native gardens and more.
The conference, Oct. 10-11 in Guernsey County, will include tours and discussions on grazing.
Andy Fadorsen was raised in Guernsey County and his grandparents had some cattle, but farming was not his life-long dream. Now he’s practicing intensive rotational grazing on his stocker farm.
Phil Chase of Waterford Jubilee Foods paid $3 a pound for the grand champion market steer at the recent Erie County 4-H Livestock Sale at the Waterford Fair.
Meetings are scheduled for Sept. 23 and Oct. 2 in Trumbull County.
The program would allow farmers to remain competitive in paying for their manure to be hauled and maintain ground and water quality.
Members also passed a code change regarding the board of trustees.
Ohio firefighters and citizens received awards for heroism and service.
In addition to the crafts, the festival features musical entertainment, farm demonstrations, contests and children’s activities.
Nevertheless, the overall sale total hit $204,100.27, dropping almost $23,000 from last year.