Meetings & Events

2018 Board Meetings

Ag Council board meetings, which are also open to the public, are held at 9:30 AM on the following dates:

  • January 3rd  at the Government Services Center, Suite 270
  • March 7th at the New Garden Township Building - 299 Starr Road, Landenberg, PA 19350
  • May 2nd at the Government Services Center, Suite 270
  • September 5th at the West Fallowfield Township Building - 3095 Limestone Road, Cochranville, PA 19330
  • November 7th at the Government Services Center, Suite 270

OABEST Expo, June 2nd

The Octorara High School will be hosting the annual Octorara Agriculture, Business, Environmental, Science & Technology Expo on June 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. This community day fair showcases what Octorara students do and promote Career Pathways in Agriculture, Engineering, Industrial Technology, Human Services, Science, and the Arts. Local industry partners, such as Chester/Delaware County Farm Bureau, AgConnect, Wawa, Null’s Towing, Paradise Energy Solutions, and community colleges, such as Delaware County Community College, Thaddeus Stevens of Technology, and Delaware Valley University are joining the Expo with a variety of interesting and fun filled demonstrations. This year a special presentation will be given by the PA Secretary of Agriculture, Russell Redding to thank Dr. Thomas Newcome, the Octorara Area School District’s Superintendent for his dedication in supporting and promoting the Agriculture Industry. There will be also be special Meet and Greet sessions with Dr. Michele Orner, Octorara's new Superintendent. Food vendors, student demonstrations, science fair exhibits, K-12 art show, First Responder demonstrations, crafts, music, games, animals, hayrides and many more fun filled activities take place. This year OABEST will be adding more agriculture exhibits and demonstrations, a tractor show and continue with the 5K Octorara Angels Rainbow Run in memory of Carly Imbierowicz and Daulton Pointek. www.oabestexpo