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While spotted lanternflies will feast on a variety of plant species, they have a special fondness for Ailanthus, or tree-of-heaven. Photo: Emily Swackhamer
Spotted Lanternfly Expert Provides Tips for Home Management of Pest - News News
The pest harms host plants and can render outdoor areas unusable by leaving behind honeydew, which attracts other insects and promotes the growth of sooty mold. More
Volunteers from Penn State's Fruit Research and Extension Center help prepare holes for planting grapevines at Manatawny Creek Vineyard in Berks County, the location of the research. Image: Erica Smyers
Lanternfly's Penchant for -- and Potential to Harm -- Grapevines Focus of Study - News News
Penn State researchers are studying how feeding damage caused by the spotted lanternfly affects grapevine health and the quality and quantity of the fruit. More
Bush honeysuckles are one of many non-native invasive plants in Pennsylvania
Invasive Plants of the Allegheny Plateau - Workshops Workshops
Learn about invasive plants spreading through northern Pennsylvania. Presentations and field tours will cover ID, ecology and biology of several invasive plants as well as using iMapInvasives to monitor where they occur. More
Advanced Lumber Drying Workshop
Advanced Lumber Drying Workshop - Workshops Workshops
This workshop is geared toward kiln operators, supervisors, and plant managers interested in learning a new method to dry lumber. More
Spotted Lanternfly Public Meetings
Spotted Lanternfly Public Meetings - Workshops Workshops

Spotted Lanternfly Public Meetings

Multiple Options Available

Spotted lanternfly is an invasive insect that has spread throughout southeastern Pennsylvania and surrounding states. Learn how to recognize spotted lanternfly and what you can do to help stop its spread. More
Beginner Maple Syrup
Beginner Maple Syrup - Workshops Workshops
Have you wondered how maple syrup is made? Have you ever considered making your own maple syrup from your own trees? More
Forest Health Insect & Disease Briefing
Forest Health Insect & Disease Briefing - Workshops Workshops
Join us to review the status of Pennsylvania's forest insect and disease problems and important forest health updates and information. More
Forest Landowner Conference
Forest Landowner Conference - Workshops Workshops
Forest landowners are invited to learn about management options available in order to maintain a healthy forest. More
Municipal Specialist Prep Course
Municipal Specialist Prep Course - Workshops Workshops
This full-day workshop will help prepare individuals for the ISA Municipal Specialist Certification exam, to be taken at a future date. More
Chainsaw Safety Training
Chainsaw Safety Training - Workshops Workshops
Join us for Chainsaw Safety Training, a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on experience to learn how to properly use chainsaws. More
Kiln Drying of Hardwood Lumber
Kiln Drying of Hardwood Lumber - Workshops Workshops
This introductory short course is designed to enable participants to dry hardwood lumber to maximize product quality and value. More
David Jackson, Penn State University
Woods in Your Backyard Workshop - Workshops Workshops
By enhancing or creating natural areas and woodland, landowners can enjoy recreation, aesthetics, wildlife, and water quality. This workshop teaches stewardship of small parcels of land. More
SILVAH Training: Allegheny Hardwood
SILVAH Training: Allegheny Hardwood - Workshops Workshops
An intensive multi-day workshop designed to give participants comprehensive knowledge about forest ecology and management of Allegheny hardwood. More
Hardwood Lumber Grading Short Course
Hardwood Lumber Grading Short Course - Workshops Workshops

Hardwood Lumber Grading Short Course


PA Furnace, PA

This course will cover and explain the NHLA hardwood lumber grades and will offer hands-on grading of hardwood lumber. More
Tree Tenders® Training
Tree Tenders® Training - Workshops Workshops

Tree Tenders® Training

Multiple Options Available

Join other residents and start to restore and maintain the tree canopy in your community. More