Elk County Master Gardener News

Spotted lanternfly adults on Ailanthus. Photo: Emelie Swackhamer
What To Do If You Find Spotted Lanternfly
Jan 16, 2018
This insect is a potential threat to several important crops including grapes, peaches and timber trees. Many sites within the infested area have high populations of spotted lanternflies. Every landowner who effectively uses control measures will help to reduce the potential for this insect to spread to new territory.
New Master Gardener Manual Now Available!
Jan 12, 2018
Penn State Extension has published the newly updated Master Gardener Manual, an expansive guide containing a comprehensive inventory of gardening and landscape-management topics for home gardeners, students and professionals.
June 28-July 1, 2018
2018 Master Gardener State Conference
Sep 21, 2017
Master Gardeners to host state-wide conference in June 2018.

Regional Events

Master Gardener State Conference
When: June 28 - July 1, 2018
Where: Seven Springs, PA
Master Gardener Basic Training: Elk County
When: Oct 4, 2018
Where: 300 Center Street Ridgway, Pennsylvania 15853