Pond management can be challenging. One way to handle the challenges is to turn it into a school project!
Patty Klingensmith, Chamber of Commerce Member of the Month, is much more than the Regional Advertising Manager for Trib Total Media.
4-H is for children ages 5-18 interested in anything from animals, robotics, sewing, foods and nutrition, photography, rocketry and much more! Learn how to join at the 4-H Open House at the Penn State Extension Office in Greensburg.
Tobacco smoke is a health risk, even dental health.
Winterkill is the result of a significant decline in oxygen during a long period of ice cover.
How do you know if ice on a pond or lake is safe to walk on?
Do you have a private water well, spring or cistern? More than one million people in Pennsylvania rely on them and more than 20,000 new water wells are drilled each year in this state.
Active music experiences can support emergent mathematics and may be related to brain development from very early in life.
A video interview of youth perspectives on PROSPER programs.
Annual school for rabbit enthusiasts full of lots of great, educational workshops.
This year at the Pennsylvania Farm Show, Johanna Sheppard, PA state 4-H science team member explained zoological terms to Gabriel Kriley and Hannah Kolesar of Armstrong county 4-H. In the background 4-H leader Sandy Houston also helped at the 4-H booth.
When you hear the word potluck you generally think of a meal. This December Better Kid Care Coordinator Patty Graff invited area Early Care and Education owners, directors, administrators, and administrative assistants to a potluck dinner. But the evening proved to be much more than food, which was plentiful.
October 23-31 was designated Red Ribbon Week to highlight the health hazards of illegal drug use as well as legal use, such as the nicotine in tobacco.
Research shows that a strong bond with a caring adult is one of the most powerful influences on the growth of a child into a responsible, caring, and competent young adult.
The Penn State Nutrition Links staff in Westmoreland County is presenting programs on healthy eating in many of the Westmoreland Food Bank pantries across the county.
A crowd of 80 gardening enthusiasts gathered September 14 at Donohoe Center to harvest tips from four Penn State Master Gardeners.
For many Pennsylvania 4-H members, State Achievement Days is a special event and a place to test their 4-H knowledge and skills.