Venango County News
National Safe Tractor & Machinery Operation Program Orientation in February
January 30, 2015Program orientation for youth and their parents/guardians regarding how the National Safe Tractor & Machinery Operation Program (NSTMOP) is offered through Penn State Extension.
Penn State Extension Hosts Lambing School
January 29, 2015Penn State Extension will host a Sheep Lambing School on February 19, 2015 at the Penn State Sheep Center. The purpose of the school is to improve a sheep producer’s skills for managing pregnant ewes and managing lambing. Registration deadline is February 12th.
2015 North American Manure Expo: “Manure Than You Can Handle”
January 29, 2015The North American Manure Expo is returning to Pennsylvania and promises to provide “Manure than you can Handle.”
Penn State Extension News
Science for Solutions: Sixth Seminar of Series
January 30, 2015The Center for Nutrient Solutions presents the sixth seminar of the Science for Solutions series. "What is a Healthy Stream or Wetland Worth? Translating Ecosystem Services to Ecosystem Values, Part 2." This seminar will be presented by Rob Brooks, Professor of Geography and Ecology, and Director of Riparia at Penn State.
Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day slated for Jan. 27
January 19, 2015The annual Lancaster Cattle Feeders Day will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at the Lancaster Farm and Home Center.
Land-use webinar series to kick off Jan. 21 with 'official map' session
January 13, 2015A series of Web-based Penn State Extension seminars covering various land-use topics will kick off with a session about using an "official map" to aid in proactively planning for future growth.
Upcoming Regional Events
Pesticide Updates 2015: 2+2 Series in Warren County
When: February 3, 2015Where: Youngsville, PA
Pesticide Updates 2015: 2+2 Series in Venango County
When: February 3, 2015Where: Franklin, PA
Pesticide Updates 2015: 2+2 Series in Mercer County
When: February 3, 2015Where: Mercer, PA