Good, but not record-breaking yields may be expected for many farms across the state.
Cation Exchange Capacity or CEC is a measure of the ability of a soil to hold cations or elements with positive charges.
According to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), coal is the most used electricity generation source by state in 2017, followed by natural gas.
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.
According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), U.S. energy-related carbon dioxide emissions declined from 2016 levels, mainly due to decreasing coal emissions.
Large amounts of precipitation and flooding occurred throughout Pennsylvania this summer, and harvesting quality corn silage could be of concern.
Funding is now available to farmers to have soil conservation and nutrient management plans written.
With soybean maturity approaching in most fields, insects and diseases are becoming less relevant, but most pest populations remain low.
Opportunity for students and industry leaders to network and explore current Penn State research.
Pennsylvania has experienced a combined average per location of about 20 inches of rain during the last 5 weeks.
Penn State Law is offering farmers the opportunity to obtain free legal services through its Rural Economic Development Clinic.
Specifics of assistance for farmers announced by the Department of Agriculture.
The Tree Fruit Pathology Lab at the Fruit Research and Extension Center is seeking apples infected with the fungus causing bitter rot from around the state of Pennsylvania in commercial orchards.