McKean County News
Unwanted Medication Collection Event: April 26th
April 2, 2014The Drug Enforcement Agency is once again sponsoring a National Unwanted Medication Collection Program on Saturday, April 26, 2014, from 10AM to 2PM. All unwanted prescription drugs, over the counter drugs, and veterinarian drugs will be accepted.
Registration open for Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium
March 15, 2014In celebration of National Drinking Water Week, Penn State Extension and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection along with numerous other sponsors invite you to attend the 2014 Pennsylvania Groundwater Symposium at the Ramada Inn Conference Center in State College, PA. on May 7th.
Sinnemahoning Watershed Ponds to be Studied
February 5, 2014Penn State Extension Educator, Jim Clark, and the Cameron County Conservation District, recently obtained a $6,000 grant from the Headwaters RCandD Sinnemahoning Stakeholders Group. The grant will pay for water tests for 35 rural ponds located throughout the Sinnemahoning Watershed.
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
When: April 24, 2014Where: Youngsville, PA
When: May 6, 2014Where: Kane, PA
Loving the Land Through Working Forests Conference 2014 In-the-Field
When: May 17, 2014Where: Grand Valley, PA
When: June 5, 2014Where: Ridgway, PA
Northwest Pennsylvania 4-H Camp: The Mystery Machine
When: June 12-15, 2014Where: Emlenton, PA