Mark Your Calendars!!
Please join us on Thursday, November 2, 2023 for our 1st Breakfast ~Annual Meeting and
(76th) Supervisor Election!
When: Thursday, Nov. 2, 2023
Where: The Connection - Conference & Event Center
1034 Country Club Dr., Wooster
Time: 7:00-9:30 A.M.
Stay tuned for more details!
RSVP is required
Congratulations to Dustin Ramsier & Scott Stoller on their re-election!
Dustin lives in Milton Township where he farms 110 acres of corn and soybeans and guides his kids in raising their 4H animals. Conservation practices used on the farm are continuous no-till, cover crops, grassed waterways, and buffer strips.
He is a Certified Crop Advisor and is currently a full time sales agronomist at Tyler’s Grain & Fertilizer Company. Dustin earned the “4R Nutrient Management Specialist Certification” under the CCA program.
Dustin and his wife of 17 years, Rachel, have three children, Brianna 13, Dillon 11 and Benjamin 8.
Scott and his wife Charlene live in Milton Township. Between owning and renting, Scott and his family operate a 1,280 acre certified organic dairy farm growing corn, soybeans, wheat, rye, and alfalfa/grass pastures.
They have 300 milking cows, 30 dry, 330 heifers and market all of their milk through Organic Valley.
Conservation practices include: waterways, spring developments, 1400 ft. heavy use cattle access lane, Comprehensive Nutrient Management Plan, 250,000 gallon manure storage structure, livestock stream exclusion, woodland management, riparian buffers, and cover crops on all acres.
Scott is a member of the Apostolic Christian Church and the Wayne County Farm Bureau. He is on the board of directors for Organic Valley.
Scott and Charlene have eight children: Doyle & Naomi, Lynelle & Craig, Nelson & Jessica, Warren & Erika, Tobias, Clark, RoseMary, Melody and 14 grandchildren.
Supervisor Election & Absentee Ballots
The Ohio Soil and Water Conservation Commission will cause an election of Supervisors of the Wayne Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) to be held in accordance with Chapter 940 of the Ohio Revised Code. Individuals who own or occupy land within the Wayne Soil and Water Conservation District and are 18 years of age or older may vote for Supervisor.
There are 3 ways an eligible voter can cast a ballot:
At the Wayne SWCD office starting October 5 from 8:00a.m. – 4:30p.m. weekdays, through 12:00p.m. on November 3, 2022.
Voting absentee from October 5, 2022 until November 3, 2022, by requesting the ballot application and election ballot from the Wayne SWCD office by mail at the following address: Wayne SWCD, 428 W. Liberty St., Wooster OH 44691; by calling the office at 330-263-5376; or email email@example.com.
All absentee ballots must be received by noon in the Wayne SWCD office on November 3, 2022;
At the 75th Annual Meeting and Supervisor Election, which will take place at The Connection - Conference & Event Center, 1034 Country Club Dr., Wooster, OH 44691, on November 3, 2022 from 5:30p.m.-6:30p.m.
*Eligible voters must complete a ballot application in its entirety for validation. Information provided will be used for the sole purpose of validating ballots.
Two (2) Supervisors will be elected to a three-year term commencing January 1, 2023 and ending December 31, 2025.
1.) Dustin Ramsier
2.) Scott Stoller