All About Agriculture in Auglaize County

  • 976 farms
  • Average size of these farms is 215 acres
  • 210,018 acres are in Farm Production
  • Corn acreage harvested is 66,500
  • Soybean acreage harvested is 98,900
  • Wheat acreage harvested is 10,500
  • Hay acreage harvested is 3,200
  • 22,000 All Cattle & Calves
  • 4,700 Milk Cows
  • 104,701 Hogs and Pigs
  • 1,335 Sheep and Lambs
     

Upcoming Program Information

JANUARY
8 Ag Outlook Meeting, 1-4 p.m. (or) 5:45-9:15 p.m. at Eagles, 25 E. Auglaize St., Wapakoneta.  Cost is FREE.  Free dinner provided between sessions.  Call 419-739-6580 to register before December 31, 2019.
9 Small Grains Management Workshop, 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Auglaize Co. Administration Bldg., Wapakoneta.  Cost is $10.00.  Pre-register by sending check before January 2, 2020 to OSU Extension, Auglaize County, 208 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta, OH 45895.  CCA, CEU and Pesticide credits have been requested.
15 Dairy Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; New Bremen Pizza Hut, 4575 St. Rt. 66, New Bremen
20 Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Office Closed
21 Ag Breakfast, 7 a.m.; RJ's Coffey Cup Restaurant, 901 Defiance St., Wapakoneta
21 Auglaize Cattlemen's Association Mtg., 7:30 p.m.; OSU Extension Office, 208 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta
22 Plant and Soil Nutrient Management, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Eagles, 25 E. Auglaize St., Wapakoneta.  Cost is FREE.  Pre-register by Jan. 13, 2020 by calling 419-739-6580.  Bring one recent soil test report with you to the meeting.
27 Agronomy Day (Pesticide and Fertilizer Recertification) at St. Joseph Parish Life Center, 101 W. Pearl St., Wapakoneta from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m..  Cost is $10 for Fertilizer and $30 for Pesticide (Core, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, & 6) or $40 for Both.  Send check to OSU Extension, Auglaize County, 208 S. Blackhoof St., Wapakoneta,OH 45895.
29 Farm Bill Meeting at Halls of Hanover gym, 86 N. Hanover St., Minster, OH from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Cost is FREE.  Pre-register by January 24 by calling 419-739-6580.

 

FEBRUARY
18 Ag Breakfast, 7 a.m.; RJ's Coffey Cup Restaurant, 901 Defiance St., Wapakoneta
18 Auglaize Cattlemen's Assoc. Banquet, 6:30 p.m.; Auglaize County Fairgrounds, Wapakoneta
19 Dairy Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., New Bremen Pizza Hut, 4575 St. Rt. 66, New Bremen