Luzerne County News
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.
4-H Strawberry Plant Sale
March 31, 20154-H, in partnership with the Penn State Master Gardeners, will be taking orders for high quality strawberry plants until May 8th. These plants come from virus indexed, tissue cultured mother plants...
Colorful Foliage Not Just For Fall
March 10, 2015You can say what you want about flowers in the perennial border, but the truth is our gardens are mainly foliage. The predominant color is, of course, green, with shades and hues too numerous to count. Instead of just green, add some foliage color that will liven up your plantings.
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
Nutrition Links: Shop: Get the Best for Less/Shop for Value, Check the Facts
When: April 21, 2015Where: Tannersville, PA
Nutrition Links: Choosing More Fruits and Vegetables/Making Smart Drink Choices
When: April 22, 2015Where: Tannersville, PA
Rain Barrels Workshop
When: April 27, 2015Where: Scranton, PA
Better Kid Care: Assessing Your Classroom for Deeper Literacy
When: April 27, 2015Where: Stroudsburg, PA
Managing Volunteers to Build Community Capacity: Tools for Effective Volunteer Programs
When: April 29, 2015Where: Tunkhannock, PA