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Extension Educator, Susan Boser presents information on watersheds and land use to 5th grade science students at Winchester Thurston School
Extension Provides Hands-on Pond Education to 5th Grade Science Classes - News News
Students from Winchester Thurston School are learning how to help their school pond. More
Photo credit: Alyssa Collins
Barley Yellow Dwarf Prevention Happens Now - News News
Our most important viral disease of small grains, Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus, should be on your mind as you choose your planting date this season. More
Plan Now for a Healthy Small Grain Crop
Plan Now for a Healthy Small Grain Crop - News News
The choices you make now have everything to do with your crop quality at harvest. Here’s what to consider. More
Figure 1. Gray Leaf Spot Photo credit: Alyssa Collins
Diseases to Look For In Corn - News News

Diseases to Look For In Corn

09/08/2017

Current weather conditions are favorable for the development of corn leaf diseases, both old and new. More
Photo: Susan Boser, Penn State University
Choosing an Aquatic Herbicide: One Size Doesn’t Fit All - News News
During the warm weather months, Extension Educators help identify nuisance pond plants and offer advice on eliminating them from the pond. More
Figure 1. Infected wheat heads.
Small Grain Disease Update - News News

Small Grain Disease Update

06/14/2017

It’s time to see how your disease management approach worked in your wheat and barley. If you had disease, here’s what to do about it. More
Photo: Susan Boser, Penn State Extension
Water and Forest Ecology at “The Woods in Your Backyard” Workshop - News News
Of course trees need water to grow, but woods are equally important to the health of local waterways. More
Photo: Susan Boser, Penn State Extension
Water Testing Engages Junior High Science Classes - News News
What differences are there between water sources? Just because water looks clear, does that make it safe to drink? What are total dissolved solids? More
Young Latino growers learn how to scout an orchard during a hands-on field training.
Learning Preferences of Next Generation Farmers - News News
Penn State Extension is assessing how best to tailor our outreach and extension programming for those of you who will be the next generation of farmers. More