Cumberland County News
Butterfly Container Workshop June 13
April 16, 2015National Pollinator Week is June 15 to 21, 2015. To mark the occasion, join Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County for a Butterfly Container Workshop on Saturday, June 13, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Cumberland County Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle. Deadline to register is June 10th and cost is $15.
Plant Division Workshop with Penn State Master Gardeners
April 16, 2015Join Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County for a free hands-on Plant Division workshop on Saturday, May 2, from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the Trial and Idea Garden on the grounds of Claremont Nursing and Rehab Center. No pre-registration is required
Plant a Mother’s Day Container with Penn State Master Gardeners
April 14, 2015Create a beautiful flowering container for Mom! Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting a children’s workshop on Saturday, May 2, 2015, between 10:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon at the Penn State Extension office, 310 Allen Road, Carlisle. Pre-registration is required by April 29th.
Penn State Extension News
Dairy foods resources available on website; dairy plant directory offered
April 15, 2015Penn State Extension is offering two important resources related to dairy products.
Land-use webinar to focus on owning, managing natural lands
April 8, 2015Planning for open space and owning and managing natural lands will be the topic of a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Penn State Extension offering beef producer webinars
April 3, 2015Penn State Extension's Livestock Team is offering a two-part, Web-based seminar series focused on beef-production topics available to view at home and at various locations across the commonwealth.
Upcoming Regional Events
Vegetable Gardening Class
When: April 14-22, 2015Where: Dauphin, PA
Home Gardening Series: Backyard Composting and Low Input Lawn Care
When: April 21, 2015Where: York, PA
StrongWomen/Growing Stronger Challenge
Event CanceledWhen: April 22, 2015Where: Gettysburg, PA
Sustainable Gardening Series: Naturalistic Planting
When: April 22, 2015Where: Carlisle, PA
Taking Care of the Gardener
When: April 22, 2015Where: New Bloomfield, PA