Lackawanna County News
Earth Day is Your Day!
April 13, 2015The first Earth Day was held April 22, 1970 to gather and channel a broad population spectrum and focus them on environmental improvements... The Penn State Master Gardeners in Lackawanna County will be having a special event in advance of Earth Day, on Saturday April 18, 2015.
Teach Children About Good Sportsmanship
April 11, 2015It’s time for Little League and other spring youth athletic programs to begin...
North American Expo "Crappiest" Slogan Contest
April 10, 2015The North American Manure Expo event will be in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania on July 14th and 15th. One new promotional twist for the Manure Expo is a T-shirt contest that is just plain fun.
Penn State Extension News
Dairy foods resources available on website; dairy plant directory offered
April 15, 2015Penn State Extension is offering two important resources related to dairy products.
Land-use webinar to focus on owning, managing natural lands
April 8, 2015Planning for open space and owning and managing natural lands will be the topic of a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Penn State Extension offering beef producer webinars
April 3, 2015Penn State Extension's Livestock Team is offering a two-part, Web-based seminar series focused on beef-production topics available to view at home and at various locations across the commonwealth.
Upcoming Regional Events
Better Kid Care: STEM Rules! Making STEM Come Alive for School-age Children
When: April 20, 2015Where: Milford, PA
Nutrition Links: Shop: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts
When: April 21, 2015Where: Tannersville, PA
PAOneStop Farm Mapping & Planning Workshop
When: April 22, 2015Where: Honesdale, PA
Nutrition Links: Choosing More Fruits and Vegetables/Making Smart Drink Choices
When: April 22, 2015Where: Tannersville, PA
Better Kid Care: Defining Your Destiny - The Basics
When: April 23, 2015Where: Milford, PA