The Penn State Extension Poultry Team provides educational information and support for poultry producers, extension professionals, volunteer leaders and teachers.
This site provides links to a variety of commercial poultry and small / specialty avian flock resources.
North American Expo "Crappiest" Slogan Contest
April 10, 2015The North American Manure Expo event will be in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania on July 14th and 15th. One new promotional twist for the Manure Expo is a T-shirt contest that is just plain fun.
Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI) Alert
March 25, 2015Since December 2014, USDA has confirmed several cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5 in the Pacific, Central, and Mississippi flyways (migratory bird paths). The disease has been found in wild birds, as well as in a few backyard and commercial poultry flocks. Here is information to help you be better informed and advise bird owners, especially about biosecurity, should the need arise.
Penn State Poultry Science Club Named National Club of the Year
February 16, 2015Penn State's Poultry Science Club was recognized as the top club in the country at the 2015 International Poultry and Processing Exposition in Atlanta; Hannah Misner was second in member of the year competition.
2015 Youth Poultry 101
May 2, 2015
2015 North American Manure Expo: “Manure Than You Can Handle”
July 15, 2015