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Highlights of the 2017 Penn State Flower Trials
Highlights of the 2017 Penn State Flower Trials - News News
In 2017, 931 entries were in the Penn State Flower trials at the Southeast Agricultural Research and Extension Center, in Manheim PA. More
Uncle Charley's Sausage Co. relies on Penn State Extension for help with food safety, as well as research and development of new products. Image provided by Uncle Charley's
Uncle Charley's Sausage Relies on Penn State for Food Safety Counsel - News News
Small business owners rely on Penn State Extension for help with food safety and research and development More
McKean (center, with clipboard) teaches a lesson in wetland ecology for the Black Forest Conservation School in Potter County
Extension Water Team Welcomes New Educator Based in McKean County - News News
Heather McKean is the new Water Resources Extension Educator based in McKean County. More
Researcher Aims to Limit Technology-based Distractions Researcher Aims to Limit Technology-based Distractions - News
Serap Gorucu, researcher at PSU, recently discussed youth ag safety at the “Technology-based Distractions in Farming Youth” seminar December 6 at Marshfield Clinic Research Institute. More
WikiWatershed online tool
New Online Toolkit for Water Resources Management (WikiWatershed) - News News
A new online resource called WikiWatershed can help anyone working to improve their watershed by analyzing land use, stormwater and other impacts to make important watershed decisions. More
Planting trees along the creek on the Martenas property
Agriculture and Environment Center and the Chiques Creek Partners Help Meet Conservation Goals - News News
Installation of stream-side riparian buffers help to improve water quality on a horse farm. More
Harrisburg High School students explore stream life and water quality with Penn State Extension
Penn State Extension and Harrisburg High School Dive Into Water Quality Together - News News
In the spring of 2017, ninth graders at Harrisburg High School were starting something new with Penn State Extension- embarking on an in-depth look at water quality issues in their community. More
Chris Schlegel is presented with the PA ANREP Natural Resource Champion Award by Extension Educator, Peter Wulfhorst
MWON Volunteer Wins Penn State Extension Award - News News
Master Well Owner, Chris Schlegel was recently honored with the Natural Resource Education Champion Award. More
Looking Back at Xtend Soybean and Changes for 2018
Looking Back at Xtend Soybean and Changes for 2018 - News News
Dicamba use in Xtend soybean will require special applicator training and additional use restrictions for 2018. More
Standing in Soybean Variety Trial, by Greg Roth, PSU
2017 Soybean Performance Trials Posted - News News
Soybean performance trials for 2017 have been posted. These tests include both glyphosate resistant, non-glyphosate resistant variety entries at two locations. More
Bill Curran, PSU
Weed Extension Specialist Retires - News News
Congratulations to Dr. Bill Curran, Extension Weed Specialist on a successful 27-year career at Penn State. More
Buy-and-Fly Orchard Management Using Unmanned Aircraft
Buy-and-Fly Orchard Management Using Unmanned Aircraft - News News
Using unmanned aircraft technology to help growers with orchard management. More
Researchers Receive $950,000 to Develop Pest Controls for Organic Mushrooms
Researchers Receive $950,000 to Develop Pest Controls for Organic Mushrooms - News News
Organic mushroom production is particularly susceptible to attack by fungal and bacterial diseases and by fly infestations. More
Justin Brackenrich, PSU
New Agronomy Educator Begins Work in Butler County - News News
Welcome Justin Brackenrich to Butler County. Justin is serving as the new Agronomy Educator with PSU Extension helping provide coverage to Western Pennsylvania. More
‘Mayflower’ (East Malling, U.K.) is a mid-late season variety. Photo: Kathy Demchak, Penn State
Strawberry Variety Update – Fall 2017 - News News
It’s that time of year when we start thinking about putting together plant orders for next season. More