Juniata County News
Growing Container Vegetables
May 27, 2014It may sound uncommon, but you can grow great vegetables in containers as well. There are good reasons to try it if you have limited garden space, or it could simply be a decorative conversation piece with multiple uses.
Hot Weather Management of Poultry
May 19, 2014Heat stress in poultry typically begins when the ambient temperature climbs above 80 degrees Fahrenheit and becomes very apparent at temperatures around 85 degrees Fahrenheit.
Penn State Extension News
Science, fun merge for youth at Ag Progress Days
July 25, 2014Hands-on activities designed to be fun, interactive and educational will expose young people to a variety of scientific fields at Penn State's Ag Progress Days, Aug. 12-14. Displays will engage young visitors in robotics, animal science and health, wildlife ecology and other topics, according to event organizers.
Safe, healthy households the goal of Ag Progress Days 'Family Room'
July 25, 2014Keeping a family safe, healthy and happy can be a daunting task. But a visit to the Family Room at Penn State's Ag Progress Days, Aug. 12-14, can help make that job a little easier.
Let’s Move! Pennsylvania Conference to address childhood obesity
July 24, 2014Penn State Extension will offer the Let’s Move! Pennsylvania conference from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, at The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel to help families, communities and schools work together in solving the challenge of childhood obesity.
Upcoming Regional Events
Cook Smart Eat Smart
When: July 9-31, 2014Where: Sunbury, PA
Dairy Twilight Meeting
When: August 4, 2014Where: Chambersburg, PA
Home Canning Workshop
When: August 5, 2014Where: Sunbury, PA
Growing Vegetables Series: Preserving the Harvest
When: August 7, 2014Where: Chambersburg, PA
2014 Eastern PA Grazing Conference
When: August 21, 2014Where: Grantville, PA