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These days it feels like even our most cherished family traditions are under attack.
Visitors to the annual festival had an opportunity to learn about how stormwater can impact their local waterways.
Two rain gardens to help control stormwater runoff were recently completed in York and Shrewsbury Townships.
Master Watershed Steward event in York County introduces youth to fishing and helps them to gain appreciation of their local waterways.
Daniel Weber joined Penn State Extension in September as a new tree fruit extension educator from Adams County.
The 2019 Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention will be held from January 29 to 31, 2019 at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania.
Extension's volunteer network for private well owners shows great impact this past year.
The Mercer County Extension office had their meeting room filled to capacity when it hosted a Drinking Water Clinic at the end of September.
A newly established species of parasitoid wasp may help control stink bug populations, but researchers need your input. Please complete their short survey.
As the harvest begins, you may be surprised by the amount of discolored and moldy beans you see. Find out why, and what you can do about it.
This year’s bloom was later than in 2017. With a later bloom and a cool rainy season, we initially wondered when this year’s apple crop would be ready to pick.
Marssonina blotch is a foliar disease first identified in Pennsylvania in September 2017. Conditions are favorable for this disease and symptoms have been observed in several orchards.
Regulatory and industry representatives will discuss how orphan and abandoned wells are addressed in the Commonwealth.
Penn State's Institutes of Energy and the Environment (IEE) announced the availability of seed grant funds focused on energy and the environment. Deadline to apply is November 7th.
Cell-culture based production of meat is expanding in the food industry. Understand the potential impacts to your herd to prepare for this new frontier in meat production.
Scarf skin is a physiological disorder of apple fruit that causes a dull gray cloudy or waxy appearance on the surface of the peel (epidermis) where it is most readily observed on varieties with a red or dark red background.
Excessive rainfall this summer encouraged grass to stay green when it would normally go dormant. Therefore, you may need to replenish soil nutrients to ensure adequate growth in the spring.
Cases of West Nile Virus (WNV) have been reported in humans and horses this year. All horses should be vaccinated for WNV, and even vaccinated horses should receive a booster vaccine for optimal protection.
Interactive map highlights areas of ecological significance to consider for pipeline construction in the Delaware River Basin.
Registration for the 2nd annual Northeast Cover Crops Council Conference is now open!