Animals

Penn State Extension Teams deliver animal education and programs across the state in four primary areas: dairy, equine, poultry, and livestock (including sheep, swine, beef cattle, and goats).

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Animals

Penn State Extension Teams deliver animal education and programs across the state in four primary areas: dairy, equine, poultry, and livestock (including sheep, swine, beef cattle, and goats).

Dairy
The Penn State Extension Dairy Team provides information and programs on dairy nutrition, reproduction, business management, and more.
Equine
The Penn State Extension Equine Team provides access to timely information on horse management, health, nutrition, clinics, and more.
Poultry
The Penn State Extension Poultry Team provides educational information and support for poultry producers, extension professionals, and teachers.
Goats
Meat and dairy goat production and management, goat associations, marketing, health and nutrition, reproduction, and goat-related publications.
Beef Cattle
Beef cattle information on reproduction, genetic programs, equipment, diet supplements, and more.
Swine
Information on swine management, breeding evaluation, animal welfare, and meat production.
Sheep
Information on sheep production, reproduction, milking, nutrition, health, marketing and financial issues.
Animal Health
Assistance for producers, veterinarians, 4-H groups, and other professionals to improve animal health and well-being.
Llamas and Alpacas
Camelids are even-toed ungulates belonging to the family camelidae, and unlike true ruminant animals of the family ruminantia, they only have three stomach compartments instead of four.

Upcoming Events

Equine Pasture Walk
When: August 22, 2017
Where: Pottstown, PA
Equine Pasture Walk
When: August 30, 2017
Where: Nazareth, PA
Central Susquehanna Beef Producers Twighlight Meeting
When: August 31, 2017
Where: Allenwood, PA
So You Want to Raise Sheep or Goats?
When: September 8, 2017
Where: Melcroft, PA
Sheep Shearing Workshop
When: September 11-12, 2017
Where: University Park, PA