Lackawanna County

Lackawanna County News

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Seeking Farmer Members of Landowner Groups
May 25, 2017
Farm members of landowner groups in Bradford, Susquehanna Wyoming and Lackawanna counties sought for focus groups for research through Penn State.
Seeking Farmer Members of Landowner Groups
May 24, 2017
Are you a farmer who signed a gas lease with a landowner group? Do you live in Bradford, Susquehanna, Wyoming or Lackawanna County in Pennsylvania? If so, please join me for focus groups!
Type 2 Diabetes and Surgical Solutions
May 16, 2017
Some patients with Type 2 Diabetes may find that surgery may be the solution to diabetic situation.

Penn State Extension News

Pennsylvania's forest-products industry the focus of Timber 2017 expo
May 18, 2017
Businesses and individuals interested in Pennsylvania's large forest-products industry can learn about goods, services, best practices and industry trends at the 2017 Forest Products Equipment and Technology Exposition, which will take place Friday, June 9, and Saturday, June 10, at Penn State's Ag Progress Days site at Rock Springs.
Grant aimed at solving agricultural water issues through community engagement
May 17, 2017
A group of institutions led by Penn State has received nearly $2.2 million for the first year of a planned four-year, $5 million project aimed at developing a model for engaging communities and stakeholders to ensure adequate supplies of good-quality water both for and from agriculture. Partners include the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service, Arizona State University and the University of Nebraska Lincoln.
Webinar to compare state and local oil and gas revenues across the country
May 9, 2017
Comparing revenues from oil and gas production across 16 states and describing major impacts in regions such as the Marcellus, Bakken and Permian will be the focus of a web-based seminar to be presented by Penn State Extension.

Upcoming Regional Events

Nutrition Links: Intro to Nutrition Links / MyPlate
When: May 30, 2017
Where: Tannersville, PA
Nutrition Links: Fix it Safe / Plan- Know What's for Dinner
When: May 31, 2017
Where: Tannersville, PA
When: June 1, 2017
Where: Honesdale, PA
Make Your Own Rolling Compost Bin
When: June 3, 2017
Where: Montrose, PA
Nutrition Links: Intro to Nutrition Links
When: June 5, 2017
Where: Stroudsburg, PA