August 7, 2019 - 4:16pm -- rutherford.161

“Clean Sweep” is an opportunity for farmers to dispose of unwanted pesticides.

The pesticide collection and disposal service are free of charge, but only farm chemicals will be accepted.  Paint, antifreeze, solvents, and household or non-farm pesticides will not be accepted.

Pesticide collections are sponsored by the department in conjunction with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.  To pre-register, or for more information, contact the Ohio Department of Agriculture at 614-728-6987.

The Ohio Department of Agriculture will be sponsoring a collection for farmers wishing to dispose of unwanted pesticides on :

August 21

Fulton County

Fulton County OSU Extension Office, 8770 State Route 108, Suite A, Wauseon, Ohio 43567.

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

August 29

Miami County

Miami County Fairgrounds (North end), 650 N County Rd. 25 A, Troy, Ohio 45373.

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

September 24           

Wayne Country 

Kidron Livestock Auction (behind the barns), 4885 Kidron Rd., Apple Creek, Ohio 44606.

9:00 am - 3:00 pm