Snyder County News
December 19, 2014Beef, sheep, meat-goat and swine producers looking for information on how to make their livestock enterprises more profitable can take advantage of four home-study courses offered by Penn State Extension this winter.
Penn State Extension News
Farm Show visitors to learn gardening from the 'masters'
December 22, 2014If you enjoy gardening and then preserving the fruits of your labor for consumption year-round, you may want to visit the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences exhibit at the Pennsylvania Farm Show, Jan. 10-17 in Harrisburg. The college will offer a series of daily presentations, many featuring the expertise of Penn State Master Gardeners, who will offer tips and advice for maximizing the productivity of vegetable and flower gardens.
Extension offers home-study courses on beef, sheep, goat, swine production
December 13, 2014Beef, sheep, meat-goat and swine producers looking for information on how to make their livestock enterprises more profitable can take advantage of four home-study courses offered by Penn State Extension this winter.
Webinar to look at methane emissions from shale gas production
December 8, 2014The scope and effect of methane gas emissions related to shale gas production will be discussed in a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension's Marcellus Education Team on Dec 11.
Upcoming Regional Events
Better Kid Care: Stress-Leave it at the Door; Managing Personal Stress in the Classroom
When: December 29, 2014Where: Dauphin, PA
Better Kid Care: Childhood Obesity-Sofa Spuds and French Fries: Taking a Look at Childhood Obesity
When: December 30, 2014Where: Dauphin, PA
Dining with Diabetes
When: January 8, 2015Where: Penns Creek, PA
Nutrition Links: Introduction to Nutrition Links/MyPlate
When: January 8, 2015Where: Bloomsburg, PA
Beginning Commercial Tree Fruit Course: Weed Management
When: January 10, 2015Where: Bloomsburg, PA