SUGARCREEK -- A "Farm Strategies for the Future" meeting will be March 14 at Dutch Valley Restaurant at Sugarcreek.

Registration will be at 9:30 a.m. and the program will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Those who plan to attend should make a reservation to 330-339-2337 no later than March 7.

Topics and speakers are the following:

"Emerging Agronomic Developments by Harold Watters, OSU Extension Educator, ANR.

"Farms of the Future-Emerging Technology" by Dr. Scott Shearer, OSU Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering."

"Farm Bill and Crop Insurance" with Chris Bruynis, OSU Extension Educator, ANR.

"Ohio Livestock Care Standards Board" by Dr. Jerry Lahmers, DVM and a Member of OLCSB.

"Present and Emerging Energy Issues" by Dale Arnold of the Ohio Farm Bureau.

"Farm Truck Laws and Regulations" by Leah Finney of the Ohio Farm Bureau.

The program is sponsored by OSU Extension, Tuscarawas County and the Tuscarawas County Farm Bureau.