Upcoming Regional Events
A course designed to teach the basics of sheep husbandry.
Monday, December 1, 2014; Class: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.; Exam: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. *Exam starts promptly!
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).
Class - Thursday, December 4, 2014, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM; Exam - Thursday, December 11, 2014, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Penn State Extension and the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA) are hosting a free Mock Farm Food Safety Audit on December 4, 2014. This event, held on a working farm, is designed to help small-scale produce farmers gain a better understanding of what to expect from a third party Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) audit.
This 30-hour course for land care professionals and environmental educators provides a well-rounded curriculum for an understanding of organic land care principles, practices, design and maintenance. By the end of the course, attendees will be able to incorporate land care methods and materials that respect natural ecology and the long-term health of the environment into their businesses or education programs.
Make your own one of a kind wreath in the morning from 9-11 AM. The Greens Gift Shop, will be open from 9 - 3 PM to shop for your holiday decorative items.
Penn State Extension Montgomery County invites all teens to attend the 4-H Toastmasters Junior Leadership course being offered in the Skippack area. The course is open to all youth ages 13-18, who are interested in increasing their leadership skills and ability to speak in front of others.
The course is open to all youth ages 13-18 who are seriously interested in learning more about veterinary medicine as a career.