Delaware County News
September 2, 2014Join us for the Eleventh Annual Master Gardeners' Fall Fest. A Gardening Symposium, Plant Sale & Marketplace presented by the Delaware County Master Gardeners.
July 29, 2014The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture recently announced that they are expanding the quarantine area in Southeast PA for thousand cankers disease of black walnut.
Penn State Extension News
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.
Public urged to be on watch for invasive Asian longhorned beetles
August 15, 2014By spotting, collecting and submitting suspected Asian longhorned beetles to experts, Pennsylvanians can help keep the non-native, invasive wood-boring threat to the state’s trees at bay, according to agriculture officials.
Upcoming Regional Events
When: September 22, 2014Where: Springfield, PA
Montgomery County Landscape Update
When: September 25, 2014Where: Collegeville, PA
Delaware County Master Gardeners' Fall Fest
When: September 27, 2014Where: Springfield, PA
Growing Garlic, Ornamental Bulbs and Winterizing Your Garden
When: September 28, 2014Where: West Chester, PA
Mediterranean Cuisine Comes to Pennsylvania
When: October 1-23, 2014Where: Springfield, PA