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When: July 28, 2017 6:00 AM to July 30, 2017 8:00 PM
Where: Mercer, PA

Mercer County Master Gardeners invite you on a three-day bus trip to Longwood and Chanticleer Gardens in Eastern Pennsylvania.

When: July 28, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Lebanon, PA

Preparing food in large quantities is different than food preparation in the home. Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling program helps non-profit organizations and their volunteers understand the risks involved with preparing large volumes of food and the important food safety practices that need to be implemented to ensure a safe event.

When: July 29, 2017, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Montoursville, PA

Preparing food in large quantities is different than food preparation in the home. Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling program helps non-profit organizations and their volunteers understand the risks involved with preparing large volumes of food and the important food safety practices that need to be implemented to ensure a safe event.

When: July 31, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Wysox, PA

Preparing food in large quantities is different than food preparation in the home. Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling program helps non-profit organizations and their volunteers understand the risks involved with preparing large volumes of food and the important food safety practices that need to be implemented to ensure a safe event.

When: July 31, 2017, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Sunbury, PA

Whether you have canned for many years or would like to try canning for the first time, we invite you, your family, and friends to attend our Home Canning Workshop to learn the most up-to-date information on home canning.

When: August 1, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Doylestown, PA

Tues., Aug. 1, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Tues., Aug. 8, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam begins at 11:00 AM.

When: August 2, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Scranton, PA

Wed., Aug. 2, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Wed., Aug. 9, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 11:00 AM.

When: August 2, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Wellsboro, PA

Weds., Aug. 2, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Weds., Aug. 9, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to immediately follow class.

When: August 2, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Beaver, PA

Weds., Aug. 2, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Weds., Aug. 9, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam will begin at 1:00 PM.

When: August 2, 2017, 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where: Lancaster, PA

Wed., Aug. 2, 2017 (5:00 - 9:00 PM); Wed., Aug. 9, 2017 (5:00 - 9:00 PM); Wed., Aug. 16, 2017 (5:00 - 7:00 PM) - Exam.

When: August 2, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Lititz, PA

Using Best Management Practices (BMPs) on our horse farms is great for the environment, but sometimes it can be hard to figure out how to integrate them into our operations. Join us to learn more about Best Management Practices and how to apply them.

When: August 3, 2017, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Participants will learn cutting and conditioning techniques for a variety of home garden flowers and greens.

When: August 3, 2017, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Where: State College, PA

Thurs., Aug. 3, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Thurs., Aug. 10, 2017 (9:00 AM - 11:30 PM) - Exam to begin at 12:30 PM.

When: August 3, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Hawley, PA

Thurs., Aug. 3, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Thurs., Aug. 10, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 11:00 AM.

When: August 3, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Lancaster, PA

Tomatoes and fruits can be safely processed in a boiling water bath. Join us to learn the basic principles of canning. This workshop is presented as a demonstration and lecture.

When: August 3, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: N/A

Learn and earn pesticide recertification credits from the comfort of your home or office! The Green Industry Pesticide Update Webinar offers Pennsylvania commercial, public, and private applicators the opportunity to earn Core and Category credits towards pesticide recertification.

When: August 4, 2017, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where: New Hope, PA

Meadow Management School is a day-long program that will cover design and plant selection to management for landscape professionals.

When: August 7, 2017, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Where: Dauphin, PA

Mon. & Wed., Aug. 7 - Sept. 13, 2017 (8:30 - 9:30 AM)

When: August 7, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Altoona, PA

Mon., Aug. 7, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Mon., Aug. 14, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to immediately follow class.

When: August 7, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: West Chester, PA

Learn the basics of using a pressure canner, using current USDA canning guidelines, at Overcoming the Fear of Pressure Canning.

When: August 8, 2017
Where: Philadelphia, PA

This is the FSPCA workshop that provides the necessary credentials to become a PCQI (Preventive Controls Qualified Individual) for the development and implementation of HACCP based systems as part of FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulations.

When: August 8, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Mc Connellsburg, PA

Aug. 8, 15, 22, & 29, 2017 (10:00 - 12:00 PM) - Follow-Up: Oct. 31, 2017 (10:00 AM)

When: August 8, 2017, 4:45 PM - 5:45 PM
Where: Milford, PA

Tues. & Thurs., Aug. 8 - Nov. 9, 2017 (4:45 - 5:45 PM)

When: August 9, 2017, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: University Park, PA

The Landscaping Field Day is a one-day event will provide professional turf and landscape managers with educational opportunities geared toward the green industry. The Field Day features tours and hands-on activities at the Penn State Arboretum and nearby facilities.

When: August 10, 2017, 8:30 AM - 2:15 PM
Where: North East, PA

This year’s co-hosted Cornell and Penn State Extension workshop will center around yeast nutrition, how yeast assimilable nitrogen (YAN) is used by yeast, and how to manage YAN during primary fermentation.

When: August 10, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Pittsburgh, PA

Whether canning for years or planning to can for the first time, anyone preserving fruits and vegetables should make sure they are using techniques and recipes that yield safe, high-quality products. Attend this workshop to learn the most up-to-date, research based information on home food preservation.

When: August 11, 2017, 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Doylestown, PA

The Weed Identification Walk is a hands-on, interactive session where participants will learn to identify and manage a variety of broadleaf and grassy weeds in both turf and landscape situations.

When: August 11, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Chambersburg, PA

Pesticide applicators who are certified in Category 10 (Right of Way) and Category 23 (Schools/Parks) are invited to attend.

When: August 11, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Where: Doylestown, PA

The Weed Identification Walk is a hands-on, interactive session where participants will learn to identify and manage a variety of broadleaf and grassy weeds in both turf and landscape situations.

When: August 14, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Honesdale, PA

Mon., Aug.14, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Mon., Aug. 21, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam begins at 11:00 AM.

When: August 15, 2017 9:00 AM to August 17, 2017 4:00 PM
Where: Pennsylvania Furnace, PA

Ag Progress Days (APD), Pennsylvania's largest outdoor agricultural exposition, is held annually during three days in August.

When: August 15, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Erie, PA

Penn State Extension Educators Ruth Benner and Sandy Feather will lead a hands-on, two-hour tour of the Penn State Behrend Arboretum, discussing pests and diseases along the way.

When: August 15, 2017, 1:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Reading, PA

Tues., Aug.15, 2017 (1:00 - 7:00 PM) | Tues., Aug. 29, 2017 (1:00 - 7:00 PM) | Tues., Sept. 5, 2017 (1:00 - 4:00 PM) - Exam *NOTE: This event will be instructed in Spanish.*

When: August 15, 2017, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Clearfield, PA

Tues., Aug. 15, 22, 29; Sept. 5 & 12, 2017 (5:30 - 8:00 PM); Follow-Up: Nov. 14, 2017 (5:30 PM)

When: August 16, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Erie, PA

Extension Educators Ruth Benner and Sandy Feather will lead a hands-on session on weed identification and management in lawns, ornamental beds, and roadsides through the Golf Course at Penn State Behrend.

When: August 16, 2017, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Du Bois, PA

Weds., Aug. 16, 23, 30; Sept. 6 & 13, 2017 (5:30 - 8:00 PM); Follow-Up: Nov. 15, 2017 (5:30 PM)

When: August 21, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Collegeville, PA

Improper canning methods can cause serious illness. Whether canning for years or new to canning, the workshop will cover how to safely can using procedures that have been scientifically tested to ensure safe and high-quality canned products.

When: August 22, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Carlisle, PA

Tues., Aug. 22, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Tues., Aug. 29, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam begins at 11:00 AM.

When: August 22, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Greensburg, PA

Tues., Aug. 22, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:30 PM); Tues., Aug. 29, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 1:00 PM.

When: August 22, 2017, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: Lebanon, PA

Many types of melons can be grown or purchased during the summer months. Participants of this Cooking Institute will learn about the varieties of melons available and explore new ways to prepare them. This class will also cover herbs that pair well with melons to highlight the best flavors.

When: August 22, 2017, 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Lehighton, PA

Join us and learn safe and proper canning procedures to make salsa!

When: August 22, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Pottstown, PA

Using Best Management Practices (BMPs) on our horse farms is great for the environment, but sometimes it can be hard to figure out how to integrate them into our operations. Join us to learn more about Best Management Practices and how to apply them.

When: August 22, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Lebanon, PA

Many types of melons can be grown or purchased during the summer months. Participants of this Cooking Institute will learn about the varieties of melons available and explore new ways to prepare them. This class will also cover herbs that pair well with melons to highlight the best flavors.

When: August 23, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Pittsburgh, PA

Join us for an informative session on woody ornamental insect and disease problems in the landscape. This is a hands-on, interactive session as we will walk the grounds of LaRoche College.

When: August 23, 2017, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Everett, PA

Aug. 23, 30; Sept. 6, 13, 2017 (5:30 - 7:30 PM) | Follow-Up: Nov. 15, 2017 (5:30 PM)

When: August 23, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Lebanon, PA

Learn the basics of using a pressure canner, using current USDA canning guidelines, at Overcoming the Fear of Pressure Canning.

When: August 24, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Stroudsburg, PA

Thurs., Aug. 24, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Thurs., Aug. 31, 2017 (9:00 AM - 1:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 11:00 AM.

When: August 24, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: York, PA

Thurs., Aug. 24, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Thurs., Aug. 31, 2017 (9:00 - 1:00 PM) - Exam to be held from 11:00 - 1:00 PM

When: August 24, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Pittsburgh, PA

Extension Educators Ruth Benner and Sandy Feather will lead a weed identification walk through the Homewood Cemetery.

When: August 24, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Beaver, PA

Mediterranean Cuisine Comes to You is a series of four classes that will introduce you to the lifestyle, history, and culture of the Mediterranean region.

When: August 28, 2017, 8:45 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: West Chester, PA

The Food for Profit workshop takes you step by step through the information necessary to start and run a small food product business, especially directed to individuals who will be making and packing their products for resale through grocery stores, farm markets or restaurants.

When: August 28, 2017, 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Where: Morris, PA

Informational Meeting: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017 (9:00 - 10:15 AM) | Class Meeting Dates: Mon. & Wed., Aug. 28 - Nov. 15, 2017 (9:00 - 10:15 AM)

When: August 29, 2017
Where: University Park, PA

This is the FSPCA workshop that provides the necessary credentials to become a PCQI (Preventive Controls Qualified Individual) for the development and implementation of HACCP based systems as part of FDA’s Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulations.

When: August 29, 2017 8:00 AM to August 31, 2017 5:00 PM
Where: Wilcox, PA

The Allegheny Hardwood SILVAH training session is an intensive 3-day workshop designed to give participants comprehensive knowledge about forest ecology and management of Allegheny hardwood and Northern hardwood forests.

When: August 29, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Collegeville, PA

Learn the basics of using a pressure canner, using current USDA canning guidelines, at Overcoming the Fear of Pressure Canning.

When: August 30, 2017, 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Where: Pennsylvania Furnace, PA

At Agronomic Pesticide Applicator School, Penn State Extension Specialists and Educators will provide the latest information on disease, insect, and weed management, in addition to pesticide safety education.

When: August 30, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Kennett Square, PA

Wed., Aug. 30, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM) | Fri., Sept. 1, 2017 (8:00 AM - 12:00 PM) | Wed., Sept., 6, 2017 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam. *This event will be instructed in Spanish.*

When: September 5, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Cranberry, PA

Tues., Sept. 5, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Tues., Sept. 12, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to immediately follow class.

When: September 5, 2017, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Where: Washington, PA

Tues., Sept. 5, 2017 (9:00 AM - 4:30 PM); Tues., Sept. 12, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 1:00 PM.

When: September 6, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Scranton, PA

Mon. & Wed., Sept. 6 - Dec. 4, 2017 (10:30 - 11:30 AM)