Lackawanna County News
April 14, 2014The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) requires food establishments regulated by PDA or a local health agency to employ at least one employee who has successfully completed a certified food safety training course...
April 14, 2014Type 2 diabetes is becoming more common due to the rising rates of obesity. Making good food choices, being physically active and monitoring blood glucose levels are important ways in which diabetics can manage their disease...
April 14, 2014We have plenty of free publications and can help you with such topics as: insect identification, disease management, composting, organic gardening, and more...
Penn State Extension News
Extension offering sheep shearing workshops
April 11, 2014Penn State Extension will offer sheep shearing workshops across the state this year for those interested in learning about sheep shearing and basic sheep management.
Student finds her passion for food systems in Pittsburgh
April 8, 2014As a member of the Penn State Women's Rugby Team, Olivia Lindsey knows a thing or two about teamwork. So it should come as no surprise that when she went looking for an internship last year, she was drawn to the idea of joining a 50-member multi-institution research team.
Land-use webinar to highlight Pa. landscapes, greenways
April 7, 2014A Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension will focus on landscapes and greenways in Pennsylvania, examining the meaning of these terms and defining their implications for communities.
Upcoming Regional Events
4-H Teen Club Seed Sale
When: March 27 - June 30, 2014Where: Scranton, PA
PMPEI Course in Community Planning
When: April 10 - May 1, 2014Where: Tunkhannock, PA
Monroe County Master Gardener Hotline
When: April 21, 2014Where: Stroudsburg, PA
Nutrition Links: Fix It Safe / Making Smart Drink Choices
When: April 22, 2014Where: Tannersville, PA
Better Kid Care: Literacy Training
When: April 22, 2014Where: Stroudsburg, PA