There is a growing interest from business to encourage leadership skills, develop leadership abilities, and build leadership knowledge.
Newly awarded grant will be used to cover the cost difference between injecting and surface applying manure.
Insect and slug populations do not appear to be causing much damage, yet but keep scouting to understand local populations.
The warm wet weather the past couple of weeks together with high humidity is creating perfect conditions for a number of strawberry diseases.
Conditions were incredibly optimal for many tree fruit diseases during the month of May. Management strategies for pome and stone fruit diseases are discussed.
Reports of fire blight infections have started to occur. The dos and don’ts of managing fire blight infections are discussed.
iPIPE consortium brings emerging technology and stakeholders together to meet needs of monitoring and maintaining safe pipelines.
Penn State Extension sets up kiosks at produce auctions across the state to provide growers with timely information on disease and pest identification and management, invasive species alerts, and food safety.
The Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center (FREC) is currently conducting needs assessments and would like to hear from Pennsylvania tree fruit growers.
Vegetable production is becoming big business in Pennsylvania and the numbers seem to back it up.
New research shows when 18-24 year olds believe their cooking skills are very adequate, this predicts healthful eating patterns 10 years later for them and their families.
Corn planting is lagging behind, but favorable weather should allow for planting to continue. Should you stick to your original hybrids, or switch out to shorter season corn?
Our first significant flight of cutworm moths arrived in PA, and we have encountered an odd situation with seedcorn maggots infesting insecticide-treated seed.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration is tracking over 160 natural gas pipeline projects
Do you ever wonder how your bramble pricing compares to that of other growers, and how your marketing compares to that of other growers?
Trees need to be protected during wet conditions. The following are strategies for keeping diseases in check on apple and stone fruit during persistent rainy weather.