Plants and Pests
Plants and Pests
Resources for farmers, the green industry, commercial fruit and vegetable producers, and the home gardener.
Crops and Soils
The Extension Field and Forage Crops Team provides producers with research-based information on grain and forage crops, soil quality, and nutrient management.
Greenhouse, landscaping, gardening, and turfgrass resources for the professional green industry.
Home Lawn and Garden
Lawn care and gardening resources and tips for the homeowner provided by the Penn State Extension Horticulture Team and Master Gardeners.
Learn about Bees and Nectar Plants
Penn State Master Gardeners in Cumberland County are hosting beekeeper Jonathan Daniels for an informative morning session on honeybees and nectar plants.
Master Gardener Program
The Master Gardener Program provides interested individuals with extensive training in many phases of gardening. In return, participants volunteer to teaching horticultural information to the public based on university research and recommendations.
Resources to control pests including insects, plant diseases, and weeds.
Research, teaching, and extension to promote food and agricultural systems that are economically, environmentally, and socially sound, now and in the future.
Tree Fruit Production
Resources, courses, and advice for commercial tree fruit producers from the Penn State Extension Horticulture Team.
Vegetable, Small Fruit, and Mushroom Production
News, fact sheets, and production guides for commercial vegetable and small fruit producers.
Master Gardener Basic Training: Philadelphia
When: August 27, 2015 to August 27, 2016Where: Philadelphia, PA
Master Gardener Basic Training: Centre County
When: September 1, 2015Where: University Park, PA
Evenings in the Garden: Fall is for Planting
When: September 1, 2015Where: Leesport, PA
Backyard Gardeners - Tomato and Pepper Tasting Party
When: September 1, 2015Where: Lebanon, PA
Entomology Short Course
When: September 2-3, 2015Where: York, PA