Upcoming Regional Events
Contact Sharon McDonald at 814-865-6953 for further information.
Meeting Dates: Oct. 15, 22 & 29, and Nov. 5, 2016 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM); Follow-Up: Jan. 7, 2017 (10 AM - 12 PM); Snow Date: Jan. 14, 2017 (10 AM - 12 PM)
Join the Woodland Owners of the Southern Alleghenies for this free program.
The objectives of raising the newborn calf to weaning age are optimizing growth and minimizing health problems. This workshop will cover aspects of calf feeding and management to help to reduce calf mortality/health issues and increase profitability on your farm.
Monday, November 7, 2016 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Monday, November 14, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to follow class at 1:00 PM
The Penn State Extension Young Grower Alliance is hosting a tour of the Tuscarora Growers Coop and New Morning Farm for young, next generation producers of specialty crops.
Especially when milk prices are down, it is important to make the most of every dollar on the farm. This workshop will provide producers with strategies that can be used on their farms to increase production and efficiency while minimizing associated costs.
Monday, November 28, 2016 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Monday, December 5, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to follow class at 1:00 PM
Farm$en$e is a four session workshop that teaches farmers how to understand financial statements such as the cash flow statement, the balance sheet, and the income statement.
Attend a Soybean Production Workshop near you to review and learn about current research on the production and management of soybeans.
Join us for an informal lunch meeting to discuss what's happening in the local dairy industry and explore topics that are relevant to you and your dairy operation.
Join us for the 3rd Biennial Forest Landowners Conference, the region’s foremost gathering of woodland owners, forest practitioners, and others interested in woodlands and the wildlife that use them.