Bucks County News
February 10, 2014There is still room in the 4-H 2014 Veterinary Science Classes being taught by Bucks County veterinarians for youth ages 12-18.
January 13, 2014In early January, Penn State Extension conducted a “Green Industry” conference at Delaware Valley College.
January 6, 2014How do we motivate limited resource youth to make healthy food choices and increase physical activity? Penn State Nutrition Links Nutrition Education Adviser, Eileen Johanssen, has been hanging out with the third graders in Thomas Jefferson Elementary School in Bethlehem, Northampton County helping to answer that question!
Penn State Extension News
March 19 land-use webinar to highlight information sources for community leaders
March 7, 2014A Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension will focus on sources of information that can be used by community leaders to help make land-use decisions.
Online tutorial illustrates shale-gas drilling equipment and practices
February 28, 2014You've seen the strange-looking trucks on the road these past few years. Maybe you've watched truck after truck head to a new shale-gas drill site in your area. But just what do they do with all that equipment? A new online presentation from Penn State Extension answers that question.
Firth Family Trustee Scholarship will assist Ag Sciences students
February 20, 2014A new scholarship created by an alumnus of Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences and his wife will benefit students in the college with demonstrated financial need. Les and Elaine Firth, of Mercer, established the Firth Family Trustee Scholarship, with first preference going to students from the northwestern Pennsylvania counties of Crawford, Erie, Mercer and Warren.
Upcoming Regional Events
PMPEI Course in Community Planning
When: March 5-20, 2014Where: Colmar, PA
Better Kid Care:Using Your Assessments to Plan Your Curriculum
When: March 11, 2014Where: King Of Prussia, PA
Lehigh Valley Grain Marketing Club
When: March 11, 2014Where: Allentown, PA
Exploring the Small Farm Dream
When: March 12, 2014Where: Allentown, PA
When: March 17, 2014Where: Leesport, PA