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FFA Tree Seedling Sale Taking Place In April

7 Mar , 2020  

The Clear Fork FFA Alumni, in partnership with the Richland Soil and Water Conservation District (Richland SWCD), have announced that the 2020 tree seedling sale will take place in early April.

Species that will be available are from the following groups: evergreens, large trees, broadleaf shrubs, nut trees, and flowering trees. Arborvitae are not available this year due to a supply shortage. For full details on the specific trees, visit this page. More…

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Ohio Division of Forestry Seeks Input On Forest Action Plan

6 Jan , 2020  

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Forestry is currently working on a 10-year update of Ohio’s Forest Action Plan which includes a statewide assessment of Ohio’s valuable forest resources. Stakeholder input is requested on key issues, threats, and opportunities associated with Ohio’s forest resources, including forests on public and private lands and urban and rural areas. More…

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Daylily Sale Sunday

19 Aug , 2018  

Called “the perfect perennial” due to its brilliant colors, its ability to tolerate drought and frost, and generally low maintenance, daylilies are a vigorous plant that last for many years in Ohio gardens with little care.

Here’s an opportunity to make them a part of your own plantings – the Ohio Daylily Society Plant Sale taking place today from noon until 3 PM at the Kingwood Center Gardens Exhibit Hall. More…


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Searching For Daffodils

19 Jul , 2018  

A couple with connections to Mansfield City Schools is searching for daffodil bulbs – thousands of them – to plant this fall as part of Mansfield in Bloom. More…

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America In Bloom Judges Arrive Next Week

5 Jul , 2017  

Summer in Ohio brings many things, many of them related to contests of various types. In the last few weeks, 1812Blockhouse has shared stories of pageants, photo contests, band competitions, and even an event where facial hair enthusiasts met to vie for prizes.

Every contest needs a judge or two, and next week several of them are coming to Mansfield to cast a careful eye over all things colorful. More…

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Forest Wildflowers Late This Year; Follow Ohio Wildflower Bloom Report

5 Apr , 2017  

Ohioans will soon be treated to a spectacular display of native spring wildflowers during the month of April. Follow along as the bloom unfolds from south to north this spring with the Ohio wildflower bloom report, published each Friday by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). This year’s season started quite early, when spring-like weather arrived in mid-February. But March brought freezing temperatures and snow to much of Ohio, putting the wildflower season on pause. More…

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