Ohip Pawpaw Conference - Saturday, May 18, 2024 - 8:00am - 4:00 PM

Pawpaw Flyer

Click here to register: https://go.osu.edu/pawpaw2024

If the link does not work, then you can also contact Dan Lima and pay at the door.

Extension Educator, Agriculture and Natural Resources
Ohio State University Extension Belmont County
101 North Market St., Suite A, St. Clairsville, OH 43950
(740) 695-1455 Office https://belmont.osu.edu/

ONGA Booth at the Ohio State Fair - July 24 - August 4, 2024

State Fair Handouts

Jarod Schnellinger Presents Award to Ray Schnellinger

There will be tree nut entries from all over Ohio as well as educational material on nut tree growing, grafting, and cultivation featured at the State Fair. Stop by and have your nutty questions answered.

Volunteers get free parking, lunch and admission to the fair.

You can contact one of the following Show Chairpersons to enter the contest or to volunteer to work at the fair:

Joe Hietter - joehietter@yahoo.com
Vicki Rusmisel - rrusmisel@hotmail.com

Ohio State Fair Website
2023 Nut Contest Entry Form
2022 Ohio State Fair Results

State Fair Set Up Crew

ONGA Booth at the Farm Science Review - September 17-19, 2024

FSR Tent

It's a three-day outdoor agricultural trade show featuring a little bit of something for everyone. There are commercial exhibits for everything from tractors to financial services. Educational displays offer new ideas and new answers to old problems. And there's always an expert or two or three around from Ohio State University, government agencies and private industry.
ONGA has a nut tree planting at the Farm Science Review and sets up a tent each year to educate and demostrate nut tree cultavation.

To volunteer, contact Ray Rusmisel at rrusmisel@hotmail.com or 740-967-0461.
Volunteers get free parking and admission to the FSR.

Farm Science Review Website

ONGA Fall Meeting - A Saturday in September TBD at the Spring meeting

In the News: The Cullman family farm was highlighted in an issue of Our Ohio magazine.

Cullman Family

Our Ohio Magazine
Going Nuts: Nuts-a-plenty in central Ohio

Growing Northern Pecan Trees Seminar - Saturday, March 2, 2024 - 10:00am - Noon

USDA Service Center Building
Portage Soil and Water Conservation District
6970 State Route 88
Ravenna, Ohio 44266
Click here to register: https://growingpecans.eventbrite.com/


Click picture for a map

ONGA Spring Meeting & Scion Swap - Sunday, April 28, 2024 - 12 Noon


Come join us for ONGA's annual Spring meeting! We will be having our usual auction, tree give-a-way, and scion wood swap. There will be tables with hundreds of various nut tree cultivar scions available, free for the taking. This is your chance to get an excellent nut tree cultivars to graft onto your seedling trees at home (A seedling tree is any tree that is not a clone of a known cultivar).

Scion Wood

Kingwood Center
900 Park Avenue West
Mansfield, Ohio

Click here for a map and more information on the Spring meeting.

Check out our Gwynne Planting