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ServSafe® (Private - Clarion University - Barnes Center) ServSafe® (Private - Clarion University - Barnes Center) - Workshops
This is the ServSafe® Food Safety Program for Managers. Upon successful completion, participants will receive the ServSafe® Food Protection Manager Certificate. More
Woods in Your Backyard Webinar Series
Woods in Your Backyard Webinar Series - Webinars Webinars

Woods in Your Backyard Webinar Series

07:00 PM 02/06/2019 - 08:00 PM 03/27/2019

Explore planning and implementing simple stewardship practices on your lot to create and enhance natural areas and make a positive impact on the environment. More
With turkey serving as the centerpiece of the holiday meal table, it's important to prepare and cook it the right way for an enjoyable and safe experience for all. Photo: Sarah Pflug at Burst
Your Turkey Doesn't Need a Shower: No-no's When it Comes to Holiday Bird Prep - News News
Food safety specialists in the College of Agricultural Sciences offer tips on cooking a turkey safely. More
Impacto de FSMA en el Compostaje de Sustratos para la Producción de Hongos
Impacto de FSMA en el Compostaje de Sustratos para la Producción de Hongos - Articles Articles
Bajo la Ley de Modernización de la Inocuidad de los Alimentos (FSMA, por sus siglas en inglés) los productores de hongos tienen que reconocer peligros potenciales a la inocuidad de los alimentos y establecer medidas de control. More
Photo credit: Lois Miklas
Gifts for Gardeners - News News

Gifts for Gardeners


As the holiday season approaches, you might wonder what gifts to choose for your favorite gardener or to put on your own wish list. Here are some great gift ideas from Penn State Master Gardeners. More
Introduction to Herbicides and Forest Vegetation Management Webinar Series
Introduction to Herbicides and Forest Vegetation Management Webinar Series - Webinars Webinars
Join us for an introductory three-part webinar series and learn how to use herbicides to control forest vegetation. More
Attracting Winter Birds
Attracting Winter Birds - Workshops Workshops

Attracting Winter Birds


Springfield, PA

Learn how to invite and care for winter birds to your outdoor space. More
Introduction to Pruning
Introduction to Pruning - Workshops Workshops

Introduction to Pruning


Springfield, PA

Join us for an introductory lesson on pruning trees and shrubs. More
Sanitation will be critical for managing disease for the 2019 season. Photo: K. Peter, Penn State
Disease Update: Cleaning Up the Messy 2018 Season - News News
There were many diseases affecting tree fruit growers in 2018. Sanitation will be very important while preparing for the 2019 season. More
Cabana las Lilas by Marissa Strniste on licensed under CC BY 2.0
Foodborne Illness Risk Factors in Restaurants and Fast Food Establishments - News News
With half of foodborne illness outbreaks associated with restaurant food, improvement of food safety practices and behaviors are critical to reduce risk for customers. More
Photo credit: Margaret Stoddard
Enjoying Paperwhite Narcissus in Winter - Articles Articles
Paperwhite narcissus bulbs bloom easily indoors and do not require a cold season before blooming. Read on to discover multiple growing and display options for paperwhite narcissus. More
Educators use the "Watershed Decisions" activity at a training workshop (Photo: Susan Boser, Penn State)
Teaching Youth About Water Continues To Be a High Priority - News News
Pennsylvania is a national leader in training educators to teach youth about the importance of water quality and conservation. More
Control de Listeria Monocytogenes en el Medio Ambiente de Cultivo y Empaque de Hongos
Control de Listeria Monocytogenes en el Medio Ambiente de Cultivo y Empaque de Hongos - Articles Articles
En los últimos años ha aumentado el conocimiento de que Listeria monocytogenes puede ser un posible contaminante microbiano en alimentos listos para el consumo. More
De-stress for Health
De-stress for Health - Articles Articles

De-stress for Health

Katie Greenawalt, MS, CHES

When it exceeds a certain level, stress stops being beneficial and can cause major damage to your body, mind, and health. More
Photo credit: Margaret Stoddard
Why Doesn't My Holly Have Berries? - Articles Articles
Lack of berries on holly is a common concern for home gardeners. This article identifies some of the reasons and possible solutions. More
Extension Educator, Andy Yencha demonstrates the "Rain to Drain" stormwater activity at the Cumberland County PSATS Fall Forum meeting (Photo: Jennifer Fetter, Penn State)
Township Supervisors Learn About Extension’s Stormwater Education Resources - News News
To help them meet MS4 education requirements, Pennsylvania Townships can look to Penn State Extension for stormwater education resources. More
DEP Grants Awarded to Support Clean Energy Projects - News News
Over $2.6 million in grants awarded to municipalities and business for clean energy vehicle projects. More
Photo credit: Alyssa Collins
Poinsettia and Christmas Cactus Care - Articles Articles
This article gives advice for prolonging the life and blooms of two popular holiday houseplants. More
¿Qué es un Desinfectante o Sanitizante?
¿Qué es un Desinfectante o Sanitizante? - Articles Articles

¿Qué es un Desinfectante o Sanitizante?

David Meigs Beyer, Ph.D.

Vamos a aclarar algunos términos ya que los productores de hongos comúnmente se refieren de manera indistinta a los desinfectantes y a los sanitizantes, lo cual es entendible. More
Winterizing Sprayer, Photo by Andrew Frankenfield
Late Fall is the Time to Winterize Your Sprayers - Articles Articles
Once the growing season is over and the weather is turning colder it’s time to winterize your pesticide sprayer before it gets too cold and causes damage to sprayer components. The following are tips to guide you. More
Soybean field (D. Lingenfelter, Penn State Extension)
Xtend Soybean: Dicamba Products Re-registered - News News
Dicamba products granted registration extension for use on Xtend soybean. Read below of additional details. More
Image produced by Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.
Pesticide 101 for New and Beginning Farmers - News News
Whether you are taking over the family farm or starting from scratch, conventional or OMRI approved pesticides will probably be part of your pest management program. More
Lime application in a cover crop (photo credit: Justin Brackenrich)
Late Season Limestone Application - News News
With significant rainfall this fall, it has been difficult to complete harvest, let alone worry about fall limestone application; however there is still time to prepare for spring 2019. More
Penn State Patrick Mansell
Re-Imagining Energy - News News

Re-Imagining Energy


Penn State is strong in energy-related research. Learn more about studies in generating and storing energy, carbon capture, energy efficiency, and sustainability. More
Amateur Herbalist: Not Your Everyday Pesto
Amateur Herbalist: Not Your Everyday Pesto - Workshops Workshops

Amateur Herbalist: Not Your Everyday Pesto


Lebanon, PA

Join us to learn different recipes to make and use pesto sauce. More
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