Past Events

  1. Mar. 18, 2019 9:00am to 3:00pm

    Join industry experts and researchers for a day full of the latest information on organic vegetable production for your small farm.   Topics Include: • Weed Management Options • Insect & Disease Management- with discussions of the most effective OMRI approved chemicals 9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. | Welcome 9:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. | Weed Management 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. | Managing Insects 12:30 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. | LUNCH (Provided) 1:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. | Disease Management 2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Wrap-up and closing

  2. Mar. 16, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm

    Join us as we discuss the principles and designs to help you create a beautiful and functional landscape.  You’ll learn how to divide your yard into sections to develop plans that work with the strengths of your yard to optimize plant, environment, and human health.  Many of the principles discussed will be based on permaculture design practices that are low maintenance once established.  This hands on program will allow you to analyze your own backyard and leave with a prioritized plan.

  3. Mar. 13, 2019 6:00pm to 8:00pm

  4. Mar. 13, 2019 1:00pm to 4:00pm

    Who: This event is for small market growers and backyard gardeners

  5. Mar. 12, 2019 6:00pm

  6. Mar. 11, 2019 7:00pm

  7. Feb. 19, 2019 7:00pm to 9:00pm

  8. Feb. 13, 2019 6:00pm to 8:00pm

  9. Feb. 11, 2019 7:00pm

  10. Feb. 08, 2019 8:00am

    Private Pesticide Applicator Re-Certification & Fertilizer Re-Certification Portage County Date:  Friday, February 8, 2019  Pesticide: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00am; Fertilizer: 11:30am- 12:30 p.m. Location:  Portage SWCD, 6970 State Route 88, Ravenna, OH  44266 Call 330-296-6432 with questions or see the registration form here for more details. 

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