Agriculture

Windbreak Program Signups

New Signup Underway for Northwest Ohio Windbreak ProgramWe all are quite aware of the many benefits trees provide us.  Foremost, they provide the oxygen we breathe. They also reduce the amount of stormwater runoff, which reduces the amount of pollutants that can get into our...

2021 Tillage Transect

2021 Tillage Transect ResultsEvery year our district gathers data from over 450 row-crop fields in Erie County. Staff records data about the current crop, previous crop, and tillage practices to track trends over time across the county.Check out the full fact sheet below to see...

Soil Health Workshop

Register now for the 2021 Soil Health Workshop! Join us as we invite Jim Hoorman from Hoorman Soil Health Services for an intensive soil health workshop! Workshop will be held at Blue Ribbon Catering, who will be providing a delicious lunch and refreshments. Call our office to register:...

H2Ohio Expansion

H2Ohio has expanded to Erie County! H2Ohio is now expanding to help reduce nutrient and sediment run-off from agricultural land in 10 additional counties. The program, which offers funding to farmers who implement proven conservation practices that limit agricultural phosphorus runoff from fertilizer, is now open...