An insect that attacks grapes, apples, stone fruits, and pines, and threatens Pennsylvania and the United States.
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Spotted Lanternfly Volunteer Tree Banding Program
March 31, 2015Since spotted lanternfly is known to be established in only a few properties in Eastern Berks County, and has the potential to severely impact a number of agricultural commodities, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, in cooperation with the United States Department of Agriculture is attempting to eradicate this new pest to North America.
2014 Farm Bill will help fight invasives
March 31, 2015Harrisburg, Pa. — Twenty-one Pennsylvania projects will protect the state’s agriculture industry against pest and disease as a result of nearly $2.8 million in funding through the 2014 Farm Bill.
Spotted Lanternfly Update: Early Spring 2015
March 30, 2015Beginning in late April to early May nymphs will hatch from egg masses laid on smooth bark, stone, and other vertical surfaces.
Pruning for Professionals
When: March 31, 2015Where: Leesport, PA
Intensive Study: Tools & Logistical Ideas to Make Your Farm Market Profitable
When: March 31, 2015Where: Lancaster, PA
Rights of Way & Integrated Vegetation Management
When: April 1, 2015Where: Mercer, PA
Arborist Short Course
Event CanceledWhen: April 1-9, 2015Where: Collegeville, PA
Electric Hazard Awareness Seminar
When: April 8, 2015Where: Mercer, PA