Latest Green Industry News
March 10, 2014Ice and persistent snow cover will be the primary reasons for winterkill in the Northeast.
February 28, 2014This winter's low temperatures and high energy prices have greenhouse operators across the state looking for ways to manage heating and power costs. Penn State Agricultural Engineer Dan Ciolkosz addressed this topic at a recent Extension greenhouse meeting held at Gumto Greenhouses near Butler, PA. According to Ciolkosz, the key to energy conservation is in eliminating unnecessary waste by using high efficiency equipment, turning things off when not in use, and re-using energy when practical.
February 20, 2014You’ve observed dieback in the crowns of a several recently planted green ash trees on a property that you’re responsible for in your work area. Some of the trees have declined in recent years, and your clients want you to diagnose the problem and save their ash trees from any further decline.
Pruning Small Trees & Shrubs
When: March 14, 2014Where: Cranberry Twp, PA
Turf & Ornamental Conference of Northwest Pennsylvania
When: March 18, 2014Where: Meadville, PA
Central Susquehanna Turf & Ornamental Meeting
When: March 19, 2014Where: Milton, PA
Farm$en$e Program - Farm Management Tools for Financial Success
When: March 21, 2014Where: New Columbia, PA
Somerset County Turf and Ornamental Update
When: March 25, 2014Where: Somerset, PA