Venango County News
Kiln Drying and Grading of Hardwood Lumber Short Courses
April 8, 2014Two separate short courses are being offered. The first is Kiln Drying of Hardwood Lumber in June and the second is Hardwood Lumber Grading in September.
April 7, 2014A series of management practices designed to minimize or prevent the importation of infectious agents onto a farm.
2014 Northwest Teen Leadership Weekend and Camp Counselor Training
March 11, 2014The NW4-H Teen Leadership Retreat is a leadership building weekend that will help you enhance your life skills through numerous workshops as well as provide you the opportunity to meet new teens from all over Western Pennsylvania. Youth must be in at least 7th grade to attend.
Penn State Extension News
Extension offering sheep shearing workshops
April 11, 2014Penn State Extension will offer sheep shearing workshops across the state this year for those interested in learning about sheep shearing and basic sheep management.
Student finds her passion for food systems in Pittsburgh
April 8, 2014As a member of the Penn State Women's Rugby Team, Olivia Lindsey knows a thing or two about teamwork. So it should come as no surprise that when she went looking for an internship last year, she was drawn to the idea of joining a 50-member multi-institution research team.
Land-use webinar to highlight Pa. landscapes, greenways
April 7, 2014A Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension will focus on landscapes and greenways in Pennsylvania, examining the meaning of these terms and defining their implications for communities.
Upcoming Regional Events
Cooking For Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food
When: April 17, 2014Where: Clarion, PA
When: April 24, 2014Where: Youngsville, PA
Spring Into Gardening
When: April 26, 2014Where: Mercer, PA