Ag calendar

January 23, 2007

Jan. 26-28: Young Adults Conference, WVU Jackson's Mill

Jan. 26: Franklin County Cooperative Extension Association Annual Meeting, Kauffman Community Center, Chambersburg, Pa., 7 p.m.

Jan. 26: 4-H Dairy Club , Washington County Extension office, 7:30 p.m.

Jan. 29: 4-H leaders training, USDA Standards; Jefferson County Extension office, 6 p.m.

Jan. 30: Franklin County Crops & Soils Day, Kauffman's Community Center, Chambersburg, Pa., 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Feb. 3: Starting Seeds Workshop, by Franklin County Master Gardeners, at Franklin County Extension office, Chambersburg, Pa., 9:30 to 11 a.m.

Feb. 5: Jefferson County Extension Service committee, Extension office, 7 p.m.

Feb. 6: Jefferson County 4-H leaders meeting, 9th Grade Complex Library, 7 p.m.

Feb. 8: Alpaca 4-H Club, Millstone Manor Farm, Clear Spring, 5:30 p.m. Call 301-582-9494 for directions.

Feb. 8: Jefferson County Fair meeting, Extension office, 7:30 p.m.


Feb.13: Livestock Literacy meeting with all market livestock youth participants for Jefferson County Fair, Extension office, 7 p.m.

Feb. 16: Deadline for special lamb project applications to the Jefferson County Extension office

Feb. 19: Tri-County Vegetable & Greenhouse Growers Winter Meeting, Shippensburg (Pa.) Senior High School, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Feb. 21: Dairy Workshop, Washington County Extension office, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Feb. 26: Livestock Literacy meeting for all breeding and dairy animal participants for the Jefferson County Fair; Extension office, 7 p.m.

March 5: 4-H leaders training on USDA standards; Jefferson County Extension office, 7 p.m.

March 6: 4-H training on volunteers, Romney, W.Va., all day.

March 8: Jefferson County Fair Meeting, 7:30 p.m., Extension office

March 19: 4-H Talent Show; Wright Denny Intermediate School, Charles Town, W.Va., 7 p.m.

March 26: Tri-County 4-H Leaders Banquet; Shepherdstown (W.Va.) Fire Hall, 6:30 p.m.

To reach the Washington County Extension office, drive about 7 miles south of Hagerstown from the Interstate 70 exit onto Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65). The office is in the Washington County Agricultural Education complex.

The Franklin County, Pa., Extension office is at 181 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa. From Hagerstown, take Interstate 81 north to the U.S. 30 East exit. Take the first road to the left, which is Franklin Farm Lane.

The Jefferson County, W.Va., Extension office is in Suite 3 at 1948 Wiltshire Road, Kearneysville, W.Va. The telephone number is 304-728-7413.

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