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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
Characteristic whitish spores produced on the underside of a late blight infected tomato leaf is how the pathogen spreads. Photo: Beth K. Gugino, Penn State
Vegetable Disease Updates for August 9, 2017 - News News
Late blight was confirmed on tomato in a home garden and is also suspected in a commercial tomato field in Indiana County. More
Severe foliar late blight symptoms on tomato. Photo: Beth K. Gugino, Penn State
Vegetable Disease Updates for August 23, 2017 - News News
Late blight suspected in Lehigh County, PA. 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
Severe foliar late blight symptoms on tomato. Photo: Beth K. Gugino, Penn State
Vegetable Disease Updates for August 16, 2017 - News News
On August 15, 2017 late blight was confirmed on tomato in a commercial field in Cumberland County, PA. It has previously been reported in Chester and Indiana counties on tomato and/or potato. More
Map of cucurbit downy mildew currently reported along the east coast as of 26 July 2017 (cdm.ipmpipe.org).
Vegetable Disease Updates for July 26, 2017 - News News
The rainy weather is not letting up and neither is downy mildew pressure. More
Map of cucurbit downy mildew currently reported along the east coast as of 20 July 2017 (cdm.ipmpipe.org).
Vegetable Disease Updates for July 18, 2017 - News News
Updates on downy mildew on cucumber, late blight on tomato and potato, and Septoria on tomato. More
Map of cucurbit downy mildew currently reported along the east coast as of 30 June 2017 (cdm.ipmpipe.org).
Vegetable Disease Updates for June 30, 2017 - News News
Be on the lookout for diseases, as well as timber rot in high tunnel tomatoes, that spread in some of the recent rain events that moved across the Pennsylvania. 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
Critical Updates for the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Guide Critical Updates for the 2017 Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Guide - News
The Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Guide is currently undergoing some much needed upgrading to improve both the editor and end-user experience. 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
Map of cucurbit downy mildew currently reported along the east coast as of 2 August 2017 (cdm.ipmpipe.org).
Vegetable Disease Updates for August 2, 2017 - News News
On August 1st, late blight was confirmed on tomato in a small commercial planting in Chester County, PA. 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