Office Information

Address

266 Aviation Way
Martinsburg, PA 16662

Contact

Phone: 814-940-5989

Fax: 814-614-4391

Email: BlairExt@psu.edu

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Blair County 4-H News

NYSD is also held in conjunction with National 4-H Week!
2017 4 H National Youth Science Day Challenge: Incredible Wearables
Mar 3, 2017
Put your engineering skills to the test!
Calf Milk Replacer could be affected by the VFD regulations if it contains "medically important" drugs.
Feed Me the Scoop on VFD
Dec 22, 2016
Will your feeding plans for your 4-H project be affected by the VFD regulations effective January 1st, 2017? Some changes to labeling and feed uses might catch you by surprise. How can you be proactive?
Jakelyn and Ellie proudly represent Blair County 4-H at The State 4-H Horse Show.
Hard Work Pays Off!
Dec 2, 2016
Blair County 4-H teen, Jakelyn Gardner, and her equine partner, "South Moon Under" [aka "Ellie"] bring home a 4-H State Championship in Low Equitation Over Fences.
Horses in Harrisburg!
Oct 26, 2016
Fall means turning leaves, all things pumpkin spice and time to load up and head down the highway for the State 4-H Horse Show. Best of luck to all the Blair County 4-H families heading to the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, October 28th – October 30th . A diverse group of qualifiers and their equine partners will be representing Blair County.
Serving the community is one of the pillars of 4-H
Presidential Volunteer Service Award for 4-H Members and Volunteers
Nov 24, 2015
PA 4-H is now a certifying organization to receive acknowledgement from the President of the United States for dedication of volunteer service.

Pennsylvania 4-H News

Council with the FFA State Officer team at Ag Progress Days
State Council's September Report
Oct 3, 2017
Want to know what your State Council has been up to?
Anna Schmitt, Jared Rose, Shirlann Harmon, Kayla Kimble, Andrea Repetz, Annah Burke, Caroline Benfer, and Julia Jumper make up the 2018 State Council team.
2018 State Council Installed
Sep 25, 2017
Eight youth from across the state installed as PA 4-H State Council
Pennsylvania 4-H’ers, from left, Jayden Dennis, Sophia Manidis, and Jadyn Heck-Hoppes identify invasive species. (Photo courtesy of Deborah Dietrich)
Stop the Invasion: Unwanted Plants, Bugs and Other Pests
Jun 27, 2017
Penn State Extension and Pennsylvania 4-H, with funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, created Stop the Invasion: Unwanted Plants, Bugs and Other Pests, a hands-on curriculum to address the threat of invasive species.
Youth in the Science Track of the 2017 Wildlife and Forestry Field Day learned to apply wildlife and forestry knowledge in on-site skills sessions. A sign language interpreter (center) assisted in explaining tree measuring technique.
Members Learn, Explore and Compete at 4-H Wildlife and Forestry Field Day
May 18, 2017
The 2017 4-H Wildlife and Forestry Field Day, held at Rock Springs, PA, was another “wild” success! 4-H youth and adults from across the state explored the wildlife and forestry sciences. The event featured an Exploratory Track for younger 4-H youth and a Science Track for teens. The theme for the Exploratory Track presented tools and methods for wildlife and forestry research, while the Science Track focused on applying research knowledge to managing forests and wildlife.
Kessler's Extension career began in 1969
Pennsylvania Man to Join National 4-H Hall of Fame
May 11, 2017
Robert Kessler, former Extension Agent in Franklin County, to be inducted this fall.