Harvesting Fruit for Optimum Flavor
August 22, 2016
Harvesting apples at the optimum stage of maturity increases fruit flavor and firmness and reduces the potential for decay. Begin sampling fruit for maturity assessments several weeks before normal harvest is anticipated.
Tree Fruit Extension Programming On Demand
August 15, 2016
The Penn State Tree Fruit Extension team is launching a series of videos available on the Start Farming Extension page. These ‘Learn Now’ videos provide information on numerous subject areas of interest to beginning growers in ten minutes or less.
Do Your Sheep Receive Optimal Nutrition?
August 12, 2016
Sheep that receive optimal nutrition are more likely to perform at higher levels than sheep that receive less than optimal nutrition. Of course, on the flip side we can certainly expect sheep that receive maximum nutrition to perform at very high levels.