If you would like to make your yard and gardens more environmentally friendly, be sure to join MAEscapes and the Penn State Master Gardeners for the Native Plant Fest & Sale, Saturday May 18th, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the York County Annex, 112 Pleasant Acres Rd, York, PA 17402.
Winter workshops for commercial fruit growers have been scheduled for nine locations throughout the Commonwealth. Program highlights include: Fungicide Resistance Management Strategies for Apple Scab, Powdery Mildew and Brown Rot; The Impact of BMSB Management on IPM Systems in Fruit Orchards; Managing Perennial and Other Hard-to-Control Weeds in New and Established Pome and Stone Fruit Orchards; Adjusting Orchard Practices to Climate Changes; and Pesticide Applicator Training.
The Pennsylvania Association of 4-H Extension Agents has recognized Lebanon County 4-H Volunteers Maureen Light and Linda Siegel as the recipients of the 2012 Clover Award.
Have you had your pressure canner dial gauge tested this year? Below is information and a list of locations to have your pressure canner dial gauge tested.
The process is free and links farm fresh businesses to interested customers searching for fresh, locally grown food.