Wayne County News
March 2, 2015According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hypertension, or high blood pressure affects one out three adults. Having hypertension increases our risk for strokes and heart attacks.
February 26, 2015Stay in the gardening spirit during the winter months... and start planning!
February 24, 2015Amino what? Protein is made up of small building blocks called amino acids. There are 20 different amino acids. Each different protein is composed of amino acids put together in a different order. Proteins tend to be very large and may contain several hundred amino acids.
Penn State Extension News
Private Forest Landowners Conference registration deadline is March 12
March 3, 2015A special educational event for the owners of woodlots large and small will be offered by Penn State Extension on Friday and Saturday, March 20-21.
New crop production guide aimed at helping farmers tap growing organic markets
February 27, 2015If you are an organic-crop producer in the Northeast, or a farmer interested in transitioning to organic, there is a new resource available to help provide the research-based information you need to be successful. The newly published Penn State Organic Crop Production Guide is among the most comprehensive university-produced guides in the country.
Penn State Extension plays critical role in educating food suppliers
February 23, 2015In the last few years, as the federal government has tightened safety regulations across the food supply chain to prevent foodborne illness, the role Penn State Extension plays in educating growers and processors to comply with new prevention-based controls has become critical.
Upcoming Regional Events
Pesticide Applicator Exam
When: March 5, 2015Where: Stroudsburg, PA
Better Kid Care: Defining Your Destiny - The Basics
When: March 5, 2015Where: Milford, PA
Susquehanna County Ag Day
When: March 6, 2015Where: Dimock, PA
MYP Snow Much Fun Family Day Camp
When: March 7, 2015Where: Moosic, PA
Dining with Diabetes
When: March 9, 2015Where: Moscow, PA