H2Ohio

The Hancock Soil & Water Conservation District is excited to welcome Special Projects Technician Sarah Wayman. Sarah is the H2Ohio Program contact for Hancock County. If you have questions about the H2Ohio Program you can reach her at 419-422-6569 or 419-788-4052 and she will be happy to assist you. Click here to see the letter that was sent out to all participates. At the bottom of the letter there is a outline of what practices are eligible for implementation fall 2020.


Sign up with OACI to be eligible for  H2Ohio payments

Sign up must be completed by March 31, 2021

If you have questions about the OACI sign-up process, contact Sarah Wayman at (phone: 419-788-4052; email: swayman@hancockswcd.com) or OACI Project Leader Nikki Hawk at (phone: 419-852-2615; email: Nicole@ofswcd.org).

OACI Farmer Profile

OACI Farmer Profile Instructions 

OACI Enrollment Signature Page


Voluntary Nutrient Management Plan (VNMP)

Practice Guidelines

Producer Verification Checklist


Variable Rate Phosphorus Application (VRT)

Practice Guidelines

Producer Verification Checklist


Subsurface Phosphorus Placement

Practice Guidelines

Producer Verification Checklist


Manure Incorporation

Practice Guidelines

Producer Verification Checklist


Conservation Crop Rotation – Small Grains or Forages

Practice Guidelines – Small Grains

Practice Guidelines – Forage

Producer Verification Checklist


Overwintering Cover Crops

Practice Guidelines

Producer Verification Checklist


Drainage Water Management

Practice Guidelines

Producer Verification Checklist


 

Other Helpful Documents

Why does H2Ohio use Tri-State?

Article titled “Why Tri-State and H2Ohio” by Kate Myers-Van Wert SWCD

H2Ohio Field Worksheet-Excel

Fill in the field name, acres, crop rotation, and practices

H2Ohio Field Worksheet-PDF

Print and fill in by hand and scan, mail, or drop off

Pure Live Seed Calculator

Use to calculate the adjusted seeding rate for Cover Crops

NRCS Appendix A

Refer to Appendix A for criteria for seeding, establishment and maintenance including seed quality and testing requirements.