Dauphin County News
October 28, 2014Penn State Extension, Dauphin Co seeking candidate with BS degree in Science or Education to facilitate 4-H School Enrichment programs to school age audiences, 15-18 hours weekly.
October 28, 2014The Board of Directors cordially invite the public to attend the 97th Annual Meeting of the Penn State Extension - Dauphin County, Monday, November 17, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Dauphin County Agriculture & Natural Resources Center, 1451 Peters Mountain Road, Dauphin, PA.
October 28, 2014The core exam for public and commercial pesticide applicators has been closed book for quite some time, while the category exams remained open book.
Penn State Extension News
From Williamsport to K.C.: World Series are nothing new for turfgrass student
October 21, 2014When TV coverage of the World Series begins tonight (Oct. 21), the first thing most viewers will notice is the immense crown cut into the centerfield grass of the Kansas City Royals' Kauffman Stadium. What they won't see is that there was a little bit of Penn State skill used in crafting that image, thanks to a member of the Royals grounds crew.
Long-time extension educators endow animal science scholarship
August 22, 2014Eugene and Carol Schurman, of Clymer, Pennsylvania, have given $50,000 to establish the Eugene and Carol Schurman Trustee Scholarship in the College of Agricultural Sciences. The scholarship will benefit students with demonstrated financial need, with first preference going to animal science majors.
Land-use webinar to explore conservation easements
August 21, 2014Conservation easements and their role in enhancing the landscapes and greenways of Pennsylvania communities will be the topic of a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Upcoming Regional Events
StrongWomen/Growing Stronger: Booster Pack Training
When: October 31, 2014Where: Mill Hall, PA
Vinecrop Growers School
When: November 4, 2014Where: Lancaster, PA
Backyard Gardeners - Hydroponic Vegetable Growing - Is It For You?
When: November 4, 2014Where: Lebanon, PA
Women in Dairy
When: November 5, 2014Where: Harrisburg, PA
Farm Bill Margin Protection Program - Dairy Information Session
When: November 6, 2014Where: Pottsville, PA