Susquehanna County News
February 25, 2015Ag Day has 75 plus ag vendors, educational workshops, health organizations, lunch, pie baking contest, pie auction, and delicious dairy products including milk, cheese, and ice cream!
Penn State Master Gardeners Offer Annual Spring Garden Day
February 19, 2015Join the Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County at their Spring Garden Day. Presentations including fruit trees, day lilies, and season extenders are just a few of the many educational topics that will be discussed.
February 19, 2015When should I prune? How should I prune? Where should I prune? Why and why not prune? These and other pruning questions will be demonstrated on common trees and shrubs.
Penn State Extension News
New crop production guide aimed at helping farmers tap growing organic markets
February 27, 2015If you are an organic-crop producer in the Northeast, or a farmer interested in transitioning to organic, there is a new resource available to help provide the research-based information you need to be successful. The newly published Penn State Organic Crop Production Guide is among the most comprehensive university-produced guides in the country.
Penn State Extension plays critical role in educating food suppliers
February 23, 2015In the last few years, as the federal government has tightened safety regulations across the food supply chain to prevent foodborne illness, the role Penn State Extension plays in educating growers and processors to comply with new prevention-based controls has become critical.
Webinar to explore where fracking water goes in shale-gas production
February 13, 2015When hydrofracturing of a shale-gas well occurs, millions of gallons of water is injected deep underground at high pressure. Normally, only a fourth to a fifth of that volume flows back above ground. Where does the rest of it go?
Upcoming Regional Events
Green Industry Winter Updates: "Spray Adjuvants for the Green Industry" and "Controlling Grassy Weeds in Turfgrass with Herbicides"
When: March 2, 2015Where: Towanda, PA
Master Gardener Training-Lackawanna County
When: March 3, 2015Where: Scranton, PA
Susquehanna County Ag Day
When: March 6, 2015Where: Dimock, PA
MYP Snow Much Fun Family Day Camp
When: March 7, 2015Where: Moosic, PA
Dining with Diabetes
When: March 9, 2015Where: Moscow, PA