Before spraying your crop, consider these 10 pointers to help reduce particle spray drift.
Here’s an update to some of the early season insect issues we are seeing across the state.
Learn about the benefits and some equipment and crop management considerations of this new no-till technique.
Managing where and when livestock graze could improve land and pasture conditions, enhance livestock production, and encourage an increase in forage utilization.
Ensure you have the proper forms on file at your local FSA office by June 1st.
Mark your calendars and register now for the Farming for Success Field Day, which will be held on Thursday, June 25, 2015.
I love face-to-face learning. I want to be in a real room with real people having real conversations. But that is so old school.
Your retirement may be decades away or around the corner. Regardless, the financial health of retirement income is a key concern for most and usually includes benefits earned while working in positions covered by Social Security.
The safe disposal of chemical products is an important practice for both applicators and consumers.
The 13th Annual Penn State Equine Science Showcase and Registered Quarter Horse Sale will take place on Saturday, May 2nd, 2015. The sale is run by Penn State students enrolled in the Equine Marketing class. Bid on top green broke Penn State Quarter Horses.
Fish are the key ingredients in a new recipe to diagnose and restore degraded coral reef ecosystems, according to scientists.
The landscaping plants chosen by residents for their yards plays a much greater role in the diversity of native birds in suburban neighborhoods than do the surrounding parks, forest preserves, or streetside trees, say biologists.
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The pasture management techniques outlined below can be used to help you maintain healthy, productive pastures for your horses.
The important arthropod pests of horses are flies, gnats, mosquitoes, bots, lice, ticks, mites and blister beetles.
Shale development is often thought of as well pads and pipelines. One important aspect of getting natural gas from well pad to market is compressor stations. The Marcellus Education Team has a new publication that discusses compressor stations.
The Tree Fruit Production website has been upgraded for the new growing season and we hope you'll find many of the new features useful. You can more easily access seasonal monitoring data, and pest management and plant growth regulator recommendation tables have been added.
Carolee Bull will become head of the Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, effective Sept. 1. Bull currently is a research plant pathologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service at its Crop Improvement and Protection Research Station in Salinas, California.
All the sites that we monitor for utilizing the carbohydrate model have finally reported reaching green tip as of early this week. The map shows their locations around the state and they are listed in the table in this article.