Susquehanna County News
They’re Back! Those Hungry, Hungry Caterpillars
June 1, 2015Yes, those hungry gypsy moth caterpillars are back in full force in many areas across northeastern Pennsylvania. About three weeks ago, the tiny larval stage of gypsy moth hatched and began ballooning all over Carbon, Luzerne and Lackawanna counties.
Registration Open for the 2015 North American Manure Expo: “Manure Than You Can Handle”
May 27, 2015The North American Manure Expo is returning to Pennsylvania and promises to provide “Manure than you can Handle.”
Master Gardener Trainees, Students and Faculty Build Rain Garden at Montrose High School
May 11, 2015The 2015 Penn State Master Gardener trainees in partnership with the Susquehanna County Conservation District’s Robert Fearnley and six 11th grade Montrose Area School students completed an extensive educational Rain Garden at the entrance to the school.
Penn State Extension News
Penn State Extension diabetes program receives national recognition
May 26, 2015Penn State Extension is part of a multi-state team that has received national recognition for the Dining with Diabetes educational program. Extension educators from Penn State and five other universities shared the 2015 Jeanne M. Priester Award in the Individual/Family category, which was presented at the recent National Health Outreach Conference in Atlanta.
Penn State Master Gardeners plan extravaganza in Centre County
May 8, 2015The Garden Fair and Plant Sale hosted by Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Centre County will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, at the Ag Progress Days site.
Land-use webinar to focus on agritourism issues for Pennsylvania communities
May 8, 2015"Agritourism Issues for Pennsylvania Communities" will be the topic of a Web-based land-use seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Upcoming Regional Events
Better Kid Care: Supporting Relationships with Children, Families and Colleagues (Part 1)
When: June 3, 2015Where: Honesdale, PA
Ask A Master Gardener
When: June 6, 2015Where: Clarks Summit, PA
A Spring Flower Design Demonstration
When: June 6, 2015Where: Scranton, PA
Ask a Master Gardener
When: June 6, 2015Where: Moscow, PA
Better Kid Care: Supporting Relationships with Children, Families and Colleagues (pt. 2)
When: June 10, 2015Where: Honesdale, PA