Office Information

Address

10541 Route 522
Middleburg, PA 17842

Contact

Phone: 570-837-3000 x7

Fax: 570-837-7300

Email: NorthumberlandEx@psu.edu

Office Hours

By Appointment Only

Snyder County 4-H News

County Members compete in District Dairy Show
Aug 30, 2017
4-H and FFA members from Centre, Columbia, Juniata, Lycoming, Montour, Snyder, and Union counties exhibited Jersey, Holstein, Ayrshire, Guernsey, Milking Shorthorn, Red and White, and Brown Swiss breeds during the East Central District Dairy Show held at the Beaver Community Fairgrounds on July 26, 2017.
Snyder County 4-H Members Compete in State Contests
Aug 30, 2017
Members from Snyder County recently attended the annual PA 4-H State Achievement Days event, held at Penn State University’s main campus in early August. This event provides an opportunity for Pennsylvania 4-Her's to demonstrate knowledge they've gained through participation in the 4-H program.
SUN Area Kickoff Held
Apr 3, 2017
Fifty pounds of items donated to Mazeppa Manna.
SUN Area Kickoff Postponed due to Snowstorm
Mar 20, 2017
The event was rescheduled for March 28th, same place and time. Hope to see you all there.
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!

Pennsylvania 4-H News

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.
Julia stands in front of the National 4-H Conference Center
4-H National Conference Highlight: Julia
Apr 21, 2017
Julia Jumper is a 4-H member in Westmoreland County.
Jared is a Crawford County 4-H'er
4-H National Conference Highlight: Jared
Apr 21, 2017
Crawford county 4-Her Jared Rose learned about the "Science of Music" by partnering with the Smithsonian.