Susquehanna County

Susquehanna County News

Master Gardener Educational Gardens in progress.
Making Progress: Master Gardeners’ Educational Garden
May 25, 2017
The Penn State Master Gardeners in Susquehanna County have been busy building Educational Gardens in the greenway section of the Penn State Extension Office at 88 Chenango Street in Montrose.
Back: Commissioner Mary Ann Warren, SCCTC instructor Heather Charles, Commissioners Betsy Arnold and Alan Hall. Front: SCCTC Executive Director Dr. Alice Davis, welding students: Derik Gorton and Owen Vosburg.
Master Gardeners Partner with SCCTC Welding Class to Complete Gazebo Project on the Green in Montrose
May 25, 2017
The Penn State Master Gardeners have completed the educational landscape revitalization of the Gazebo on the Green in Montrose!
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Seeking Farmer Members of Landowner Groups
May 25, 2017
Farm members of landowner groups in Bradford, Susquehanna Wyoming and Lackawanna counties sought for focus groups for research through Penn State.

Penn State Extension News

Pennsylvania's forest-products industry the focus of Timber 2017 expo
May 18, 2017
Businesses and individuals interested in Pennsylvania's large forest-products industry can learn about goods, services, best practices and industry trends at the 2017 Forest Products Equipment and Technology Exposition, which will take place Friday, June 9, and Saturday, June 10, at Penn State's Ag Progress Days site at Rock Springs.
Grant aimed at solving agricultural water issues through community engagement
May 17, 2017
A group of institutions led by Penn State has received nearly $2.2 million for the first year of a planned four-year, $5 million project aimed at developing a model for engaging communities and stakeholders to ensure adequate supplies of good-quality water both for and from agriculture. Partners include the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service, Arizona State University and the University of Nebraska Lincoln.
Webinar to compare state and local oil and gas revenues across the country
May 9, 2017
Comparing revenues from oil and gas production across 16 states and describing major impacts in regions such as the Marcellus, Bakken and Permian will be the focus of a web-based seminar to be presented by Penn State Extension.

Upcoming Regional Events

Mediterranean Cuisine Comes to You
When: June 1, 2017
Where: Towanda, PA
Composting
When: June 1, 2017
Where: Honesdale, PA
Make Your Own Rolling Compost Bin
When: June 3, 2017
Where: Montrose, PA
ServSafe®
When: June 6, 2017
Where: Towanda, PA
Common Insect and Disease Problems of Evergreens
When: June 6, 2017
Where: Hallstead, PA