This program focuses on teaching youth about science and technology concepts while partnering them with a mentor for school and social success.
The 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.
According to Juliette Enfield, who specializes in Ag Entrepreneurship education, the goal is to introduce owners of area food businesses to marketing strategies, business management, and financing options for starting or expanding a business.
The Clarion County Extension office has invited farmers market vendors to gear up for the season by improving their marketing strategies.
STMA is a professional organization of more than 2,600 men and women who manage sports fields worldwide.
“Shale gas development is bringing jobs to my community – but what kinds of jobs? What experience will I need? How can I get ahead of the curve?”
According to Senior Extension Educator for Food Safety and Quality Rick Kralj, the actual process of baking bread or cake in a jar should not be confused with canning.
The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners, the Penn State Center Pittsburgh, and Shady Side Academy present the 2015 Western Pennsylvania Garden & Landscape Symposium on Saturday, April 18 at the Shady Side Academy Hillman Center for the Performing Arts in Fox Chapel.
Are trees not top-of-mind during the winter? Maybe they should be. Winter is an ideal time to inspect tree branches for defects, decay, or structural issues without the camouflage of leaves. Wounds, decay cavities, crooked growth, and weak branch unions are problems in the making that can be more easily spotted when the trees are bare.
The North American Manure Expo is returning to Pennsylvania and promises to provide “Manure than you can Handle.”
Rick Kralj, M Ed., RDN, LDN, Senior Food Safety & Quality Extension Educator shares some seasonal cautions to keep us healthy during the holidays!
Rick Kralj, M.Ed., RD, LDN, Food Safety and Quality Extension Educator, looks at game from a food safety perspective and provides tips for safe handling of wild-harvested venison.
Venango County Master Gardeners were awarded the Search for Excellence Youth Award for their volunteer efforts at the Outdoor Learning Center at Central Elementary.
A series of management practices designed to minimize or prevent the importation of infectious agents onto a farm.
The 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.