Upcoming Regional Events
The Preventive Controls for Human Foods Certification Workshop provides the credentials to meet FDA requirements for development and implementation of HACCP based systems as part of the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) regulations.
The Washington County Master Gardeners will be offering an Adult Composting Workshop in September
2016 Washington County Master Gardeners Children's Garden Program - The Washington County Children’s Garden is located on North Main Street Extension across from the Washington County Fairgrounds in Washington. The Children’s Garden is open to the public year-round during daylight hours.
Penn State Extension in Westmoreland County is now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 Penn State Extension Master Gardener Basic Training Program.
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Wednesday, October 12, 2016 (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM) - Exam to begin at 1:00 PM
Master Gardener Basic Training in Allegheny County will run from October until April on Wednesday evenings from 6:30-9:00PM. Cost is $250. Applications accepted until August 31st, 2016. Contact Philip Bauerle, email@example.com
Penn State Extension Master Gardeners are volunteers who support Penn State Extension's educational programs in consumer horticulture.
Penn State Extension Master Gardeners are volunteers who support Penn State Extension's educational programs in consumer horticulture
Greene County will offer a new Master Gardener training class beginning in October 2016.
Good news! The Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Beaver County will be offering a Basic Training Class for 2016-17.
Penn State’s Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research is pleased to announce a series of one-day workshops on storm water management related to shale energy development infrastructure.
This presentation is hosted by the Westmoreland Woodlands Improvement Association.
Master Gardener coordinators and volunteers who have leadership roles within the county are invited to attend this informative leadership in-service.
Floriculture crop producers and marketers are invited to attend the Western Pennsylvania Fall Greenhouse Meeting, a production and marketing meeting.
Monday, November 7, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Monday, November 14, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)--Exam to begin at 1:00 PM
The Southwestern Pennsylvania Woodland Owners host this free presentation with Gary Miller.
The Food for Profit workshop takes you step by step through the information necessary to start and run a small food product business, especially directed to individuals who will be making and packing their products for resale through grocery stores, farm markets or restaurants.
Learn how to get started with and increase the effectiveness of your municipal shade tree program. This workshop is geared towards shade trees commissioners, municipal representatives, and interested citizens who wish to enhance their community forest.
Tues., Nov. 15, 2016 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM); Tues., Nov. 22, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)--Exam to immediately follow class.
Preparing food in large quantities is different than food preparation in the home. Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer's Guide to Safe Food Handling program helps non-profit organizations and their volunteers understand the risks involved with preparing large volumes of food and the important food safety practices that need to be implemented to ensure a safe event.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Tuesday, December 6, 2016 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM)--Exam begins at 1:00 PM
Join us for an informal lunch meeting to discuss what's happening in the local dairy industry and explore topics that are relevant and important for you and your dairy operation.
Attend a Soybean Production Workshop near you to review and learn about current research on the production and management of soybeans.
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM); Tuesday, January 17, 2017 (9:00 AM - 12:00 PM) - Exam to begin at 1:00 PM