Become a Master Gardener today!
August 26, 2016
Penn State Extension in Pike County is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 Master Gardener Training program. This program consists of a volunteer training course designed to provide experienced home gardeners with information and skills necessary to share their experience and knowledge with others. Weekly classes will be held on Thursday evenings, from October 6, 2016 to February 23, 2017.
August 17, 2016
When I arrived from England nearly forty years ago, I was enchanted by the variety of wildlife in the Poconos. My delight changed to anxiety, however, after planting my first garden and observing the damage from animals feeding, burrowing and digging on and around my plants.
Utilizing Bountiful Summer Squash
August 4, 2016
What does one do with an abundance of summer squash? With a few common kitchen gadgets and a newcomer to the marketplace, a variety of recipes for any meal is possible with little or no peeling.