Current Online Courses
AgSafety4u is an online course designed for youth (ages 16 and up), new and beginning farmers, and for employers and employees of agricultural operations looking to enhance their knowledge and/or to provide professional development with a heavy emphasis on tractor and machinery.
This online course covers the basics of pond management and identifying and controlling aquatic plants.
A seven lesson course for beef cow/calf producers interested in improving their production practices and ultimately profitability of their operation.
Extension horticulture and entomology experts provides basic instruction for those who are thinking about starting backyard hives, as well as continuing education for new or experienced beekeepers.
Examines cropping strategies, the connection with feed management, and ultimately how this can be a win-win situation for profitability and improving the environment.
Pennsylvania has joined thirteen other states in utilizing a series of interactive online training modules developed specifically for 4-H volunteers.
Each year, registered teams will take a virtual walk on a scenic route across Pennsylvania.
This is an introductory, self-paced online course on food safety and sanitary practices for commercial manufacturers of food products.
This workshop is available for custom groups of dairy producers who have completed a cash flow plan in the past.
Whether you or clients have already completed a cash flow plan or are new to the process, this program is designed to complete a 2015 cash flow statement including a dairy farm's cropping and feeding management plan.
This seminar demonstrates the importance of cash flow planning and how it could help producers maintain or improve their profitability.
The Extension Livestock Grazing Home Study Course is a six lesson course for livestock producers interested in running a profitable livestock operation that focuses on feeding animals with pasture resources.
A six lesson course for goat producers interested in improving their production practices and ultimately profitability of their operation.
The NSTMOP program is a curriculum for 14 and 15 years old to provide training in safety tractor and machinery operation in accordance to the AgHOs requirements.
The annual event brings dairy producers and industry leaders together for discussions and hands-on farm management insights to expand their knowledge base.
This course offers information designed to help private pesticide applicators identify ornamental and turf pests and the respective plant symptoms.
The online course is intended to help owners of earthen ponds (generally larger than one quarter acre in size) better manage their pond or lake.
The Penn State Raw Milk Workshop targets raw milk producers, educators, regulators, and others interested in the production and sale of raw milk.
A six lesson course for sheep producers interested in improving their production practices and ultimately profitability of their operation.
Adults and teens engaged with workforce development agencies, organizations and non-profits receive viable training to prepare them for employment.
While a social media presence is almost expected of businesses, many owners struggle with how to use the various social networking sites to connect with audiences.
Organizations and communities sometimes find it necessary to make a strategic plan to help guide them in reaching goals.
A six lesson course for swine producers interested in improving their production practices and ultimately profitability of their operation.
This is an online training course for food service managers, chefs, caterers, cooks, health officials and inspectors. Proprietary online course, exams proctored by extension educators.