Venango County News
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.”
Hardwood Lumber Grading Short Course
May 18, 2015This short course is designed to benefit anyone involved in the lumber industry who needs a basic understanding of hardwood lumber grades. Explanation the NHLA hardwood lumber grades will be covered and hands-on grading of hardwood lumber will occur. This course is September 14-17, 2015 at the Livestock Evaluation Center (near State College, PA) Cost is $400 (by August 24) or $450. Deadline to register is September 4.
Summer Adventures Day Camps
May 5, 2015The Clarion County 4-H Program is offering a Summer Day Camp Series at the Crawford Center in Emlenton.
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
Hickman Lumber Mill and Showroom Tour
When: June 18, 2015Where: Emlenton, PA
When: June 20, 2015Where: Meadville, PA
Twilight Grain Marketing Dinner Meeting - Mercer County
When: June 22, 2015Where: Greenville, PA