Penn State Extension has published the newly updated Master Gardener Manual, an expansive guide containing a comprehensive inventory of gardening and landscape-management topics for home gardeners, students and professionals. The nearly 800-page guide leads readers through the basics of plant classification, propagation, plant culture, harvesting and problem-solving.
Chocolate chirpies. Cricket cookies. Super-insect trail mix. Tune up your taste buds for these treats and more at Penn State's 2016 Great Insect Fair, set for Sept. 10 at the Snider Agricultural Arena at University Park.
The findings of the Upper Green River Basin disposal pit emission study and their relevance to air quality impacts from Pennsylvania's shale gas industry will be the topic of a web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension on Aug. 25.