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Winter Sowing Seeds for Preschoolers
Winter Sowing Seeds for Preschoolers - Workshops Workshops
Teach your preschoolers how to sow seeds in the winter using recycled containers! More
Commonly Encountered Pennsylvania Spiders
Commonly Encountered Pennsylvania Spiders - Articles Articles
This publication discusses the more common and important spider species in Pennsylvania, including two rarely encountered but medically important species. More
Photo: Steve Williams, Penn State
Margins and Cash Flow Impacted Herds Differently - Articles Articles

Margins and Cash Flow Impacted Herds Differently

Virginia A. Ishler, Timothy Beck

Good decisions can only be made when a farm’s breakeven margin is known and monitored. More
Photo by Heather Manzo
Value of Growing for the Local Craft Beverage Industry - Articles Articles
What is the value to farmers of growing inputs for the local craft beverage industry in western PA? More
Photo by Heather Manzo
Non-Grain Ag Inputs for the Local Craft Beverage Industry - Articles Articles
Learn about growing alternative agricultural inputs for the local craft beverage industry in western PA. More
Home Gardening School
Home Gardening School - Workshops Workshops

Home Gardening School

02/09/2019

University Park, PA

$65.00
This one-day gardening event is open to gardeners of all skill levels. More
There Is An “I” in Team: The Four I's of Leadership Explained
There Is An “I” in Team: The Four I's of Leadership Explained - Articles Articles
There is a growing interest from business to encourage leadership skills, develop leadership abilities, and build leadership knowledge. More
Small Ruminant Housing: Proper Airflow is Important
Small Ruminant Housing: Proper Airflow is Important - Articles Articles
When winter and cold weather arrive goats and sheep spend more time indoors. With this change in management comes needed attention to airflow and adequate ventilation of animal housing. More
Horse Health Symposium
Horse Health Symposium - Workshops Workshops

Horse Health Symposium

01/26/2019

Boalsburg, PA

$35.00
Learn more about how to maintain a healthy horse. More
Inspirational Leadership Matters: The Four I's of Leadership
Inspirational Leadership Matters: The Four I's of Leadership - Articles Articles
There is a growing interest from business to encourage leadership skills, develop leadership abilities, and build leadership knowledge. More
What is Your Preharvest Marketing Strategy?
What is Your Preharvest Marketing Strategy? - Workshops Workshops

What is Your Preharvest Marketing Strategy?

Multiple Options Available

$65.00
Learn how to put together a winning grain-marketing game plan for your farm operation. More
Fundamentals of HACCP
Fundamentals of HACCP - Workshops Workshops

Fundamentals of HACCP

02/12/2019

University Park, PA

$525.00
Fundamentals of HACCP is a 2-day basic course in HACCP (Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point) taught by certified instructors with extensive experience in food safety training. More
Amateur Herbalist: Lavender Farm Tour
Amateur Herbalist: Lavender Farm Tour - Workshops Workshops

Amateur Herbalist: Lavender Farm Tour

06/12/2019

Pottsville, PA

$10.00
Learn all about lavender at Hope Hill Lavender Farm. More
Amateur Herbalist: Herbs to Warm the Heart
Amateur Herbalist: Herbs to Warm the Heart - Workshops Workshops

Amateur Herbalist: Herbs to Warm the Heart

02/13/2019

Lebanon, PA

$12.00
Join us to learn about herbs that can be used in your Valentine's Day meal. More
Modern poultry barns often have two, and sometimes three, sets of fresh air ventilation inlets that are specialized for conditions ranging from cold, to mild and hot weather. [image source: Eileen Fabian]
Key Aspects of Inlets for Mechanical Ventilation of Poultry Housing - Articles Articles

Key Aspects of Inlets for Mechanical Ventilation of Poultry Housing

Eileen E. Fabian (Wheeler), Ph.D., Gino Lorenzoni

Inlets are perhaps the most important part of the ventilation system for maintaining uniformly comfortable and healthy conditions around the poultry house. More
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Simplify Your Financial Records Process - Articles Articles

Simplify Your Financial Records Process

Robert C. Goodling, Jr.

There is great potential in using software to help manage and decipher a business’ financial data. There are key concepts agricultural businesses can consider to simplify the process. More
Intro to Wine Microbiology
Intro to Wine Microbiology - Workshops Workshops

Intro to Wine Microbiology

01/22/2019

University Park, PA

$200.00
This workshop is for winemakers that would like hands-on training in proper microbiological techniques in the winery. More
Paddock with Run-in shed
Horse Farm Design: An Agricultural Engineering Approach - Articles Articles

Horse Farm Design: An Agricultural Engineering Approach

Eileen E. Fabian (Wheeler), Ph.D.

Research-based information for the planning and construction of well-designed equestrian facilities. More
Corn field, photo by Elizabeth Hines
Mycotoxins and Their Effect on Poultry and Swine Production - Articles Articles
Feed grains contaminated by mycotoxins hurt feed quality and are detrimental to production in poultry and swine. Some key mycotoxins can induce differential impacts on poultry and swine production performance. More
Ag Issues: Helping Fruit & Vegetable Producers Understand Labor Laws
Ag Issues: Helping Fruit & Vegetable Producers Understand Labor Laws - Webinars Webinars
Free
Addresses, workshops, and discussions relating to issues affecting the agricultural community including workforce development, food safety, environmental stewardship, marketing, and consumer literacy. More
Home Gardening Essentials - Gardening In Nature
Home Gardening Essentials - Gardening In Nature - Workshops Workshops
$75.00
Journey through the seasons of gardening in this six-week workshop. More
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The Onion Debate: Guest with Food Allergies - Articles Articles
It can be a challenge to cook for a guest with food allergies for the holidays and large gatherings. Learn several ways to make food safe during preparation and service. More
John Grande, Snyder Research Station showing how to modify your sprayer.
Better Coverage From Your Backpack Sprayer - Articles Articles
If you rely on a backpack sprayer, it is important to choose the right sprayer, calibrate correctly, measure correctly and use the right nozzles. More
Photo: Loy Elliot
Grant and Loan Opportunities for Starting your Farm - Articles Articles
There is very little grant money available but here are a few resources for loan and grant organizations to help you as you start or grow your farm. More
Farmers Market Food Safety Resource Guide
Farmers Market Food Safety Resource Guide - Guides and Publications Guides and Publications

Farmers Market Food Safety Resource Guide

Catherine Nettles Cutter, Ph.D., Martin Bucknavage

$17.00
This guide provides in-depth education on food safety concepts from farm to market, and includes practical tips and checklists to ensure you're following standards. More
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