• Western Lake Erie Basin Autumn Events

    September 4, 2019. Harlan, IN. 5th Annual Soil Health Field Day. 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Visit HERE for more information. September 4, 2019. Defiance, OH. Organic Soil Health. 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Visit HERE for more information. Contact Steve Snyder (419) 782-1794 or email steve.snyder@usda.gov to RSVP. September 4, 2019. Defiance, OH. Soil […]

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  • Apply Today for the 2020 4R Advocate Program

    The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) is now accepting nominations for the 2020 4R Advocate awards. This program recognizes farmers and fertilizer retailers for their commitment to nutrient stewardship using the 4R’s (use of the right fertilizer source, at the right rate, the right time and in the right place). Using suites of 4R practices, farmers improve […]

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  • Western Lake Erie Basin Summer Events

    August 2019 August 6, 2019. Paulding, OH. OSU Extension Cover Crop Round Table. 6:30PM. Contact Sarah Noggle (419).399.8225 for more information. August 6, 2019. Lake Erie. 2019 Day at the Lake. Contact Allen County IN SWCD (260).484.5848 ext 3 to RSVP and more information. August 6, 2019.  Oakwood, OH. Oakwood Park boat dock. Lunch on […]

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  • Nutrient Stewardship Council Seeking Independent Contractor to Review Audit Reports

    The Nutrient Stewardship Council seeks to contract with a consultant as a 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program Certification Reviewer. The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program was officially launched in March 2014, and includes specifications for best practices for nutrient management for nutrient service providers in and around the Lake Erie Watershed, with the goal of […]

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  • Summer Events in the Western Lake Erie Basin

    July 2019 July 2, 2019. Paulding, OH. OSU Extension Cover Crop Round Table. 6:30PM. Contact Sarah Noggle (419).399.8225 for more information. July 3, 2019. Paulding, OH. Managing Prevented Planting Acres. 9:00AM – 12:00PM. Contact Sarah Noggle (419).399.8225 for more information. July 3, 2019. Bryan, OH. Managing Prevented Planting Acres. 2:00PM – 5:00PM. Contact Stephanie Karhoff […]

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  • ODA and OABA Announce the Expansion of the Voluntary Nutrient Management Plan Development Program

    The Ohio Department of Agriculture (ODA) and the Ohio Agribusiness Association are announcing the expansion of the Voluntary Nutrient Management Plan Development to all 4R Certified Nutrient Dealers in the Western Lake Erie Basin. Started as a pilot program with two 4R certified Nutrient Retail providers, the Voluntary Nutrient Management Plan Development Program is a […]

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  • Western Lake Erie Basin Summer Events

    June 2019 June 3, 2019. Woodburn, IN. Wet Ground, What Do We Do Now? – Alfalfa & Forages  6:30PM. Contact Brooke Dennis (260).484.5848. ext 3. Visit HERE for more information. June 4, 2019. Woodburn, IN. Wet Ground, What Do We Do Now?- Corn and Soybeans 8:30AM. Contact Brooke Dennis (260).484.5848. ext 3. Visit HERE for […]

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  • 2019 Agronomic Field Day – Lake Friendly Farming Research

    The Ohio State University Extension is pleased to invite you to their 2019 Agronomic Field Day  On Thursday, June 20, learn firsthand how OSUE works to promote lake friendly farming research, and leading quality research based education. This event is also an excellent occasion to interact with farmers first-hand, speak to OSU leadership, and connect […]

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  • Diverse Stakeholder Group to Benchmark Nutrient Management Efforts and Create Farmer Certification to Improve Water Quality

    A unique collaboration of stakeholders representing the agriculture, conservation, environmental, and research communities have joined forces to develop and deploy a statewide water quality initiative. This unprecedented partnership brings together diverse interests to establish a baseline understanding of current on-farm conservation and nutrient management efforts and to build farmer participation in a new certification program. […]

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  • Third Facility Earns 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification in Ontario

    The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program in Ontario is proud to announce the Cottam branch of Setterington’s Fertilizer Service Ltd as the third agriculture nutrient service provider to achieve 4R Certification in Ontario. Setterington’s as part of the Agromart Group provides the agricultural community with the most cost-effective tools and knowledge to maximize yields and […]

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