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Oct 18, 2016

The minimum-security prison in Crawford County houses about 1,200 women. Nearly 140 inmates in the honors unit participate in the garden program.

Enjoying the harvest!
Jul 1, 2016

The Barn's Community Garden sponsored by Master Gardeners in Lehigh and Northampton Counties wins first place Search for Excellence Award in the Community Service category.

Dec 8, 2015

Suggested readings by Jerry Lewis, Franklin County Master Gardener

Jean Hollister and Robert Fearnley
Jun 23, 2015

The 2015 Penn State Master Gardener trainees in partnership with the Susquehanna County Conservation District’s Robert Fearnley and six 11th grade Montrose Area School students completed an extensive educational rain garden at the entrance to the school. The rain garden was made possible through a grant from the Susquehanna County Conservation District and many hours of planning and hard work!

2014 Scavenger Hunt winners
Jan 21, 2015

Last year the Penn State Master Gardeners of Erie county organized a tree scavenger hunt for the residents of the county. Master Gardeners identified and selected 15 trees that were unique in some way and with the help of some fun clues, participants enjoyed searching the city and countryside for the plants.