Vinecrop Growers School covers everything you wanted to know about vinecrop production in one intensive day. You'll get the opportunity to hear from and ask questions of the most knowledgeable specialists in growing vine crops.
The purpose of this class is to prepare for the Pennsylvania certified pesticide applicator exams in Core and Categories 06 (Ornamental and Shade Tree), 07 (Lawn and Turf), 10 (Rights of Way and Weeds) and 23 (Parks and Schools Pest Control).
Effective biological control of insects, mites and diseases is now both practical and economic. The Advanced Topics in BioControls School is designed to expand your toolbox and grow your expertise in implementing these technologies.
The Tree Tenders Program is an ongoing educational program developed by Penn State Extension and the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society. It is a one-day workshop on how to plant and provide long-term care for trees, especially those in a suburban or urban environment.
The purpose of the Pesticide Applicator Short Course is to prepare for the Pennsylvania certified pesticide applicator exams in Core and Categories 06 (Ornamental and Shade Tree), 07 (Lawn and Turf), and 23 (Parks and Schools Pest Control).
The annual Professional Pest Managers School offers a wide variety of trainings for licensed pesticide applicators.
The Cambria County Turf & Ornamental Update offers Pennsylvania Commercial and Public Pesticide Applicators the opportunity to earn core and category credits towards pesticide recertification.
The Farm Executive Workshop will enhance agricultural executives capacity to address issues of management process implementation and follow through, address problems and opportunities as they arise, and allow members to investigate thoroughly how to effect change. The focus of this intensive effort is not farm production. The focus is business management, growth and long-term viability.
The Penn State University College of Agricultural Sciences and The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture will offer a day long greenhouse biological pest control workshop in the University Park greenhouse facility.