Information on cover crops, including clover, wheat, canola, rye and hairy vetch, diversified grazing systems, no-till farming, managing soils and a crop adviser study guide. Tips on cover crop control and extending grazing season with brassicas.
Adriana comes to Penn State Extension with a diverse background and will be part of the Agronomy Extension Team with the objective of contributing to improve PA agriculture productivity.
Below average temperature and precipitation so far, with a warming trend and more precipitation in the forecast
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn the latest information on research that can impact your bottom line.
While much of mid-to-late January was relatively mild across Pennsylvania, more wintry weather will return for the next week.
Join us at a workshop to learn more about Hay Production, attend the Crop Conferences and Crop Days, or at a traditional session for pesticide applicators.
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Learn how to improve your farm's soils and increase profitability through no-till, cover crops and crop diversity in this discussion-driven workshop.
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Researchers describe the main findings of the “Cover Crop Cocktails” research project at Penn State looking at cover crop mixtures that can provide multiple benefits.
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Farmers discuss what are the benefits and challenges of incorporating cover crop mixtures into their farming operations.
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Farmers discuss when they think cover crop mixtures can be cost effective in an organic crop grain rotation.
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This webinar discusses the role and management of warm-season annuals in a grazing system.
Brassicas can be an excellent alternative to perennial pastures and a good option available to extend the grazing season longer into the fall.
Forage brassicas are high quality forages that can be grazed during the spring, summer forage slump, or used to extend fall grazing season.
This presentation will discuss the benefits and challenges of managing a diversified grazing system.
We have heard about claims of 2,4-D injury to commercial grapevines in Pennsylvania, potentially stemming from applications in nearby field crops.
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Study soil and water, and crop, pest, and nutrient management, the agronomy areas you are required to know for the Pennsylvania Certified Crop Adviser exam.