Venango County News
North American Expo "Crappiest" Slogan Contest
April 10, 2015The North American Manure Expo event will be in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania on July 14th and 15th. One new promotional twist for the Manure Expo is a T-shirt contest that is just plain fun.
Tech Wizards Program Partners Teens with Mentors for Success
March 18, 2015This program focuses on teaching youth about science and technology concepts while partnering them with a mentor for school and social success.
Forest Landowner Conference Facilitates Wise Management Decisions
March 18, 2015The forests of Pennsylvania are a valuable renewable resource and learning how to properly manage that resource is important to the future well-being of the commonwealth.
Penn State Extension News
Bull named head of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology at Penn State
April 24, 2015Carolee Bull will become head of the Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, effective Sept. 1. Bull currently is a research plant pathologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Research Service at its Crop Improvement and Protection Research Station in Salinas, California.
Dairy foods resources available on website; dairy plant directory offered
April 15, 2015Penn State Extension is offering two important resources related to dairy products.
Land-use webinar to focus on owning, managing natural lands
April 8, 2015Planning for open space and owning and managing natural lands will be the topic of a Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.
Upcoming Regional Events
Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling
When: April 28, 2015Where: Sharon, PA
Dining with Diabetes
When: April 29, 2015Where: Farrell, PA
Better Kid Care: I am Moving, I am Learning
When: April 29, 2015Where: Meadville, PA