Delaware County News
Register for the Master Gardeners' Bus Trip by May 25
April 2, 2014Join Master Gardeners from Delaware County’s Penn State Extension on May 31 as we journey to an American country estate, Old Westbury Gardens on Long Island, New York. We'll stop for plant shopping at Hick's Nursery and Garden Center, Long Island's oldest premier garden nursery.
March 13, 2014This year Delaware Valley gardeners should save Saturday April 26 as a special day just for them. The Home Gardeners School is a day of gardening inspiration, learning from top regional gardening experts and an opportunity to meet with fellow gardeners. Hosted by the Master Gardeners of Delaware County and held at Penn State Brandywine Campus. Early registration ends on April 11, 2014
February 19, 2014Living on a few acres? Want to grow your own apples, raise a few sheep or produce your own eggs for breakfast? If you said “yes” to any of these questions, or just want to learn more about small scale food production, Penn State Cooperative Extension in Delaware County has a short course designed just for you.
Penn State Extension News
Extension offering sheep shearing workshops
April 11, 2014Penn State Extension will offer sheep shearing workshops across the state this year for those interested in learning about sheep shearing and basic sheep management.
Student finds her passion for food systems in Pittsburgh
April 8, 2014As a member of the Penn State Women's Rugby Team, Olivia Lindsey knows a thing or two about teamwork. So it should come as no surprise that when she went looking for an internship last year, she was drawn to the idea of joining a 50-member multi-institution research team.
Land-use webinar to highlight Pa. landscapes, greenways
April 7, 2014A Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension will focus on landscapes and greenways in Pennsylvania, examining the meaning of these terms and defining their implications for communities.
Upcoming Regional Events
ServSafe Certification & Recertification
When: April 18, 2014Where: West Chester, PA
Better Kid Care:Professionalism - The Core Body of Knowledge and Beyond
When: April 18, 2014Where: Harleysville, PA
Pricing For Profit
When: April 22, 2014Where: Exton, PA
Dining With Diabetes
When: April 24, 2014Where: Gilbertsville, PA
Home Gardeners' School
When: April 26, 2014Where: Media, PA