Ohio State University Extension https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu

Ohio Watershed Network

Ohio State University Extension

Upper Sugar Creek Farmer Partners

Watersheds: 
Upper Sugar Creek
Counties: 
Wayne and Holmes
Contact Name: 
Richard Moore
Job Title: 
Professor of Rural Sociology, HCRD
Affiliation: 
OARDC
Address: 
Room 203 Agricultural Administration Bldg
2120 Fyffe Road
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: 
(330) 202-3538
Fax: 
(330) 263-3686
Website: 
sugarcreekmethod.osu.edu/
There are 4 groups of farmers organized in the following subwatersheds with the contact person in parenthesis: Upper Sugar Creek (Richard Moore/OARDC), North Fork (Rachel Webb/Wayne SWCD), South Fork (Joe Christner/Holmes SWCD), East Branch (Tusk SWCD). Biweekly sampling of 64 sites coordinated and analyzed by OARDC.  Grants by USDA S.A.R.E., OARDC, OEPA319, NSF. Farmers meet in the non growing season (Nov-March).  The groups started in 1999 and 2000.
HUC8: 
05040001
HUC11: 
05040001100