Philadelphia County News
January 29, 2015The North American Manure Expo is returning to Pennsylvania and promises to provide “Manure than you can Handle.”
December 22, 2014The aroma of fresh parsley and pungent thyme permeated the room as students prepped an herb mixture to season whole chickens for roasting.
December 22, 20142014 was a wonderful year at the Penn State Extension Philadelphia edible demonstration garden in Fairmount Park.
Penn State Extension News
Science for Solutions: Sixth Seminar of Series
January 30, 2015The Center for Nutrient Solutions presents the sixth seminar of the Science for Solutions series. "What is a Healthy Stream or Wetland Worth? Translating Ecosystem Services to Ecosystem Values, Part 2." This seminar will be presented by Rob Brooks, Professor of Geography and Ecology, and Director of Riparia at Penn State.
Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day slated for Jan. 27
January 19, 2015The annual Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at the Lancaster Farm and Home Center.
Land-use webinar series to kick off Jan. 21 with 'official map' session
January 13, 2015A series of Web-based Penn State Extension seminars covering various land-use topics will kick off with a session about using an "official map" to aid in proactively planning for future growth.
Upcoming Regional Events
4-H Teen Veterinary Science Course
When: January 22 - February 20, 2015Where: Collegeville, PA
When: February 2, 2015Where: Doylestown, PA
Dining with Diabetes
When: February 4, 2015Where: Royersford, PA
Green Industry Winter Updates: "Sprayer Clean Up" and "Invasive Weed Identification and Management"
When: February 18, 2015Where: Collegeville, PA
Nutrition Links: Making Smart Choices When Eating Out
When: February 24, 2015Where: Brookhaven, PA