Monday, April 20, 2009

Western Ohio Pasture Walks

The western Ohio Counties of Champaign, Clark, Darke, Miami, Montgomery, and Shelby will be holding monthly pasture walks throughouth the Spring, Summer, and into Fall. The dates and, where applicable, locations are included.

April 25-1-4 pm. This pasture walk will be located at Possum Creek Farm Metro Park which is located at 4790 Frytown road in Dayton. For more information, contact the Montgomery County Extension Office.

May 28-6:30 to 9 p.m. The Champaign County Extension Office will hold their pasture walk at Cable Acres Farm. Cable Acres is located on State Route 296, just off of Ludlow Road.

June 18-TBA. This pasture walk will be from 6:30 to 9:00 and will be held in Clark County

August11-This pasture walk will take place at the A.J. Luft Farm located at 12926 Osgood-Yorkshire Road in Yorkshire, Ohio. The walk will be held from 6:30 to 9:00.

September 17-6:30-9 p.m. The Shelby County pasture walk will be held at the home of Leroy and Rose Meyer, organic dairy farmers. The Meyer's are located at 9859 Brandewie Road, outside of Sidney. For more information, contact the Shelby County Extension Office.