An insect that attacks grapes, apples, stone fruits, and pines, and threatens Pennsylvania and the United States.
Berks County News
Registration Open for the 2015 North American Manure Expo: “Manure Than You Can Handle”
May 27, 2015The North American Manure Expo is returning to Pennsylvania and promises to provide “Manure than you can Handle.”
Herbicide Resistant Pigweeds - Week 2
May 26, 2015Plans are to follow the weed periodically throughout the growing season.
Spotted lanternfly 1st instar nymph
May 21, 2015A first instar nymph of the spotted lanternfly, Lycorma delicatula, from the quarantine area in eastern Berks County, Pennsylvania.
Penn State Extension News
Penn State Extension diabetes program receives national recognition
May 26, 2015Penn State Extension is part of a multi-state team that has received national recognition for the Dining with Diabetes educational program. Extension educators from Penn State and five other universities shared the 2015 Jeanne M. Priester Award in the Individual/Family category, which was presented at the recent National Health Outreach Conference in Atlanta.
Penn State Master Gardeners plan extravaganza in Centre County
May 8, 2015The Garden Fair and Plant Sale hosted by Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Centre County will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at the Ag Progress Days site.
Land-use webinar to focus on agritourism issues for Pennsylvania communities
May 8, 2015"Agritourism Issues for Pennsylvania Communities" will be the topic of a Web-based land-use seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Upcoming Regional Events
When: May 29, 2015Where: Leesport, PA
When: June 1, 2015Where: Doylestown, PA
Evenings in the Garden: Garden Tools and Pruning
When: June 2, 2015Where: Leesport, PA
Dining with Diabetes
When: June 5, 2015Where: Pottstown, PA
Rain Barrel Workshops
When: June 6 - July 6, 2015Where: Center Valley, PA