Learn proper methods of growing grapes and nuts in your own backyard. Information will be provided concerning soil prep, proper planting and varieties best suited for this area of Pennsylvania
The Appalachian Tree Fruit Meeting is targeted towards commercial orchardists, tree fruit growers and pesticide applicators that share an interest in commercial tree fruit production. Topics addressing insect/mite management, disease ID and management, orchard floor management, and pesticide safety are provided.
The Blair County Turf & Ornamental Update offers Pennsylvania Commercial and Public Pesticide Applicators the opportunity to earn core and category credits towards pesticide recertification.
Learn about growing apples, cherries, and peaches in your own backyard. Topics covered include, choosing the best varieties for this area, planting and pruning.
Interested in starting a vegetable garden? Join the Franklin County Master Gardeners to learn the where, when, how and why of growing your own vegetables.
Learn growing techniques of strawberries, raspberries, blackberries and blue berries. Lesser know fruits will also be mentioned.
The Somerset County Turf & Ornamental Update offers Pennsylvania Commercial and Public Pesticide Applicators the opportunity to earn core and category credits towards pesticide recertification.
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.
Does winter have you looking forward to to bountiful blooms and gorgeous greenery? Get inspired and learn how to grow your greatest garden yet! The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Centre County are excited to announce our first ever Home Gardening School. This one-day event will arm you with all you need to get your garden into shape.
Do you enjoy foods such as chocolate, blueberries, apple and almonds? Without pollinators, these and many other food sources would disappear. Pollinators are in serious decline and need your help. Learn how to identify pollinators in your area, the reasons behind the decline and what you can do to help. Participants will also learn how to create a successful pollinator garden.