Avian Influenza: Frequently Asked Questions for Pennsylvanians
August 6, 2015Information for Pennsylvanians about the biology of Avian Influenza ("Bird Flu") and recent outbreaks.
Eastern poultry producers brace for avian flu this fall as waterfowl migrate
July 21, 2015Right now, in the vast prairie pothole region of southern Canada and the United States' upper Midwest, waterfowl are mingling, raising their young and instinctively preparing to migrate, some leaving as early as August. All spring and summer these wild birds have shared aquatic habitats, food supplies, brood-rearing responsibilities and likely something ominous—avian flu.
USDA Publishes Updated Interagency Strategic and Surveillance Plans for Avian Influenza Migratory Birds
July 2, 2015The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has released two updated interagency plans related to the surveillance of avian influenza in wild birds.
Poultry Welfare Training Workshop
When: September 14-15, 2015Where: University Park, PA
Poultry Sales & Service Conference - and - Northeastern Conference on Avian Diseases
When: September 16-17, 2015Where: State College, PA
Animal Welfare Training Workshop
When: September 16-17, 2015Where: University Park, PA
Exploring the Small Farm Dream
When: September 24 - October 9, 2015Where: York, PA
Using QuickBooks to Manage Your Farm Business
When: November 2-30, 2015Where: N/A