2021 Overholt Drainage Workshop
Drainage planning, design, installation, and management
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 9AM to 12 Noon
Join OSU Extension for a webinar focused on drainage design, installation, and management including updates on on recently passed H.B. 340 – Ohio’s “petition ditch laws” that address the installation and maintenance of drainage works of improvement in Ohio. A panel of professional engineers representing state and federal agencies, drainage contractors, and tile manufacturers will discuss some standard practices, common issues, and troubleshooting associated with drainage design, installation, and repairs.
CEU credits available for CCAs and Professional Engineers
How drainage design affects crop yield and economics?
Larry Brown, Professor and Extension Agricultural Engineer, The Ohio State University
Drainage law – recent updates to Ohio Drainage Law
Peggy Kirk Hall, Field Specialist, Agriculture and Resource Law, The Ohio State University
Designing drainage & associated practices - standards and good practices for design
Justin McBride, Ohio Dept. of Ag.
Installing drainage & associated practices (safety, standards, and good practices for installation)
Bob Clark II, Clark Farm Drainage, inc., New Castle, IN
When drainage goes wrong: Drainage design & installation Panel
Moderator: Paul Chester, Retired NRCS Engineer
Panelists: Justin McBride and Mark Seger, Ohio Dept. of Ag.
Greg Wells, Ohio NRCS; Bob Clark II, NLICA
Steve Gerten, Rick Galehouse, and Dave Schweiterman, OLICA
Registration: No cost to attend. Registration required.