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420 Holmes Street
Willowbank Building, Room 322
Bellefonte, PA 16823-1488


Phone: 814-355-4897

Fax: 814-355-6983


Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Latest News

Mar 1, 2018

Interested in becoming certified to blood-test birds? A Certified Poultry Technician Course is being offered in Rock Springs, PA on April 10, 2018. The office will cover the cost of anyone wanting to attend.

Mar 23, 2017

The National Pork Board is excited to announce the transition of the Youth Pork Quality Assurance Plus (YPQA) to the new Youth for the Quality Care of Animals (YQCA).

Mar 23, 2017

The 4-H State Volunteer and Development Team recently recognized two Centre County residents at the 2017 Pennsylvania 4-H Leader Forum. Anna “Mickey” Peters was recognized as the 2014 National 4-H Hall of Fame Winner and Dr. Alan Snider was recognized as the 2015 National 4-H Hall of Fame Winner.

Mar 23, 2017

Shoutout to Centre County 4-H members, Emma Spackman, Lindsey Schoch and Amelia Miller, for attending the 2017 PA State 4-H Leadership Conference this January!

Mar 23, 2017

The spring dates for the PA Shooting Sports training's have been released.

May 24, 2016

The program is designed to encourage youth to construct and erect a Wood Duck nesting box.

May 24, 2016

Looking for a fun and educational summer activity to participate in? Check out the Science U Camps on Penn State Campus!

May 24, 2016

Three members from the Centre County 4-H traveled to Harrisburg in April with other members from PA 4-H to learn about the legislative process and talk with state legislators.

Advocates of Penn State agricultural research and extension rally at the Capitol in support of state funding on March 9, 2016.
Mar 14, 2016

Follow the latest news on the 2015-2016 PA state budget impasse and the potential impact on Penn State agricultural research and Penn State Extension, including programs such as 4-H

Jan 21, 2016

A new outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza confirmed this month in the state of Indiana serves as a warning to Pennsylvania poultry producers and small-flock owners that they ignore biosecurity measures at their own risk, according to a poultry specialist in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.

Jan 19, 2016

Join Penn State Extension once again for a virtual walk – this time learning about and enjoying the wonderful Rails to Trails in Pennsylvania. There is truly something for everyone in this diverse and beautiful collection of walking and biking trails. Gather your family and friends or co-workers to form a team of up to five. Registration deadline is April 3, 2016 and the program will run April 4th through May 27th.

Jan 18, 2016

Applications for the 2016 4-H Baker Scholarship in honor of Allen L. and Richard H. Baker are now being accepted. Please note that applications require 4-H leader and county Extension signatures PRIOR to the April 15, 2016 deadline.

Dec 7, 2015

What does it mean to pledge “my health to better living”? Ask your club members what they do to put this pledge into action. How can you live by this pledge during your club meetings? Participate in the new 4-H Healthy Club Meeting initiative and win 4-H club prizes!

Oct 27, 2015

Over a five-year period, chosen full-time students who major in plant sciences - under agroecology or crop production - at the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences can receive $2,500 in annual financial support.

Oct 14, 2015

Where do I get help when I suspect a health problem in my poultry flock?

Oct 6, 2015

National 4-H Council is now accepting applications for the annual Youth in Action Awards to be presented at the seventh annual Legacy Awards in Washington, D.C. on April 12, 2016. As one of the highest honors achieved, the 2016 awards have expanded to honor one remarkable 4-H’er within each pillar area: Agriculture and Animal Sciences; Citizenship; Healthy Living; and STEM. The deadline has been extended to December 14th!

Oct 6, 2015

The PA 4-H Horsemanship Skills program now includes driving skills. All interested individuals are invited to attend a clinic to learn more about the skills, and how they are performed on November 21, 2015 at the PA Farm Show Complex.

Aug 28, 2015

Join us for the 8th Annual Extension & 4-H Tailgate!