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July 12, 2017

In this article dated July 2, 2017, topics discussed are planning for slug control next year, and planning for the No-Till Alliance field day being held July 26th in Willow Street.

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July 10, 2017

It’s blueberry picking season in Central Pennsylvania! This is a wonderful family activity that provides a great opportunity for exercise as well as a healthy food for your family to enjoy.

June 23, 2017

Now is the Time article dated June 17, 2017, details managing sidedress nitrogen applications with monitoring tools, and options on dealing with slugs.

June 19, 2017

Article published in Lancaster Newspapers June 19, 2017 by Stacy Reed for National Dairy Month.

June 12, 2017

Now is the time article dated June 9th gives information on a soil health field day being held June 22nd, standards on certifying forage and straw as weed free, controlling weeds in new seedings, and pesticide school dates.

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May 30, 2017

Article written and published in Lancaster Farming May 26, 2017 by Philip Gruber, Staff Writer, introduces Stephanie Shirk and Greg Gnatt. Photo by Eric Hurlock.

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May 29, 2017

Alternative protein sources not only provide nutrition, but health benefits. Learn more on varying your protein sources, and tips on how you can add alternative proteins into your diet today.

May 16, 2017

Some patients with Type 2 Diabetes may find that surgery may be the solution to diabetic situation.

May 12, 2017

This article dated May 9, 2017, talks about the importance of scouting for certain insect pests this time of year, the timing of the first cutting of alfalfa, and marking your calendar for various Field Days.

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May 10, 2017

Have you gotten the picnic "bug" yet, with warmer weather and luxurious foliage blanketing the countryside? Try some tricks to make your picnic both food-safe and healthy!

May 4, 2017

This article dated April 22, 2017, lists all the considerations for the "ideal" corn planting date, and suggests connecting with the Field and Forage Crops Team on Facebook and Twitter.

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May 2, 2017

This year, share the bounty of your summer garden by planting an extra row or two of vegetables to donate to your local food bank or pantry.

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April 21, 2017

Have you seen produce wash products and wonder, are they necessary? They add unnecessary dollars to the food bill.

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April 21, 2017

Can you and your family get in the spring spirit and try a new dark green vegetable?

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April 21, 2017

One and two person households are the fastest growing segment of the population. Eating healthy is important; however, it sometimes can be a challenge to cook nutritious meals for only one or two people.

April 18, 2017

This article dated April 17, 2017, gives detail on understanding compaction threat from grazing on steep slopes, scouting for wheat diseases, and controlling weeds in hay and pasture.

April 17, 2017

Have you ever wondered if there is anything that you can simply consume as part of your meals that will benefit your allergy symptoms?

April 13, 2017

Tomatoes provide unique health benefits. They are full of essential vitamins and fiber. Low in calories, they do not have any fat in them, yet they are full of antioxidants.

April 12, 2017

Growing a garden can be very rewarding. Understanding how to properly prepare a garden is a very important part of growing safe produce.

April 11, 2017

Now is The Time article, dated April 10th, focuses on understanding the legal status of Lorsban, making wheat management decisions, and tracking black cutworms.