Cambria County News
January 29, 2015The North American Manure Expo is returning to Pennsylvania and promises to provide “Manure than you can Handle.”
January 28, 2015Reproductive success is essential for the production of milk and sustainability of a dairy herd through new offspring. Yet reproduction is one of the more challenging things to manage in a dairy operation, with declining success rates in past decades.
Own Woodlands? Have Questions? Remember March 20 and 21!
January 28, 2015Estimates are that 1 of 7 households in Pennsylvania has at least an acre of trees. These woodland owners really like their woodlands. If you are one of these lucky owners, do you have questions about caring for your woods? To answer your questions, mark your calendar for March 20 and 21 for the Private Forest Landowners Conference in Altoona, PA.
Penn State Extension News
Science for Solutions: Sixth Seminar of Series
January 30, 2015The Center for Nutrient Solutions presents the sixth seminar of the Science for Solutions series. "What is a Healthy Stream or Wetland Worth? Translating Ecosystem Services to Ecosystem Values, Part 2." This seminar will be presented by Rob Brooks, Professor of Geography and Ecology, and Director of Riparia at Penn State.
Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day slated for Jan. 27
January 19, 2015The annual Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at the Lancaster Farm and Home Center.
Land-use webinar series to kick off Jan. 21 with 'official map' session
January 13, 2015A series of Web-based Penn State Extension seminars covering various land-use topics will kick off with a session about using an "official map" to aid in proactively planning for future growth.
Upcoming Regional Events
Dining With Diabetes
When: February 3, 2015Where: Bellefonte, PA
Toss Your Hat in the Ring
When: February 3, 2015Where: Ebensburg, PA
Dairy Basics: Fundamentals of Food Safety
When: February 4, 2015Where: University Park, PA
When: February 5, 2015Where: State College, PA
Strengthing Families Program: for Parents and Youth 10-14 - Jeannette Area School District
When: February 5, 2015Where: Jeannette, PA