Visitors to the annual festival had an opportunity to learn about how stormwater can impact their local waterways.
Large amounts of precipitation and flooding occurred throughout Pennsylvania this summer, and harvesting quality corn silage could be of concern.
Students from Wilson College visited the Cumberland County Penn State Extension office to learn how land use, ground water, and private water wells interconnect.
Fifty-three homeowners attended the workshop where they received water test reports and assistance in interpreting the testing results.
Corn stover is often used as ground cover baled for bedding for the winter season, but it can also be utilized as a forage in some situations where feed supplies are limited.
Most often in the mid-Atlantic region, pastures are comprised of cool season perennial forages.