Research: County Meetings

The Ohio State University Agricultural Policy and Outlook Conferences are organized yearly by AEDE. The conferences feature a series of meetings updating Ohio communities on policy changes, key issues, and market behavior with respect to farm, food, energy resources, and the environment. 

The meeting schedule for the 2015-2016 county meetings is listed below. Each meeting is hosted by an Ohio State Extension office or a local agribusiness. A meal is provided with each meeting and is included in the registration price. Questions can be directed to the local hosts noted below.

December 16, 2015

Location: Attica Fairgrounds Social Hall, 15131 E. Twp. Rd. 12, Attica

Time: 4:00 pm

Cost: $20/person (if no RSVP)

RSVP: Jon Ewald at or 1-800-422-3641, or register online at

Deadline to RSVP: December 9, 2015

January 20, 2016

Location: Der Dutchman, 445 S. Jefferson Ave., Plain City

Time: 8:30 am

Cost: $10/person

RSVP: Union County Extension at 937-644-8117

Deadline to RSVP: January 13, 2015

January 20, 2016

Location: Bellevue VFW Hall, 6104 US Route 20, Bellevue

Time: 4:00 pm

Cost: $22/person (if no RSVP)

RSVP: Valerie Bumb at or 419-483-7340

Deadline to RSVP: January 13, 2016

January 22, 2016

Location: Fisher Auditorium, OARDC, 1680 Madison Ave, Wooster

Time: 9:30 am

Cost: $15/person

RSVP: Wayne County Extension at or 330-264-8722

Deadline to RSVP: January 15, 2016

February 1, 2016

Location: Webinar at OSU Extension county offices or via your own internet connection

Time: 6:30 pm

Cost: $10/person


Deadline to RSVP: January 25, 2016

February 15, 2016

Location: Trinity Lutheran Church, Noecker Hall, 135 E. Mound St., Circleville

Time: 7:30 am

Cost: $10/person

RSVP: Pickaway County Extension at 740-474-7534

Deadline to RSVP: February 8, 2016

February 19, 2016

Location: Romer’s Party Room, 118 East Main Street, Greenville

Time: 12:00 noon

Cost: $20/person

RSVP: Darke County Extension at or 937-548-5215

Deadline to RSVP: February 12, 2016

February 24, 2016

Location: Jewell Community Center, 7900 Independence Rd., Defiance

Time: 6:00 pm

Cost: $15/person or $30 at the door

RSVP: Defiance County Extension at or 419-782-4771

Deadline to RSVP: February 19, 2016