College of Agricultural Sciences
College News and Information
Creamery dubs anniversary flavor Birthday Bash
September 1, 2015Berkey Creamery’s 150th anniversary flavor has a name: Birthday Bash.
Colorful potatoes may pack powerful cancer prevention punch
August 26, 2015Compounds found in purple potatoes may help kill colon cancer stem cells and limit the spread of the cancer, according to a team of researchers.
For trout fishermen, climate change will mean more driving time, less angling
August 20, 2015When trying to explain the potential effects of climate change on plants, fish and wildlife, scientists usually resort to language that fails to convey the impact of warming. Now, a study by Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences fisheries researchers clearly explains the impact of projected warming waters on wild brook trout in the eastern U.S. for fishermen.
Fields at Little League World Series under care of Penn State turfgrass graduate
August 18, 2015If you get a chance to watch a game of the Little League World Series Aug. 20-30 -- on TV or in person -- you'll quickly notice the high-quality of the fields at both Howard J. Lamade Stadium and Little League Volunteer Stadium, in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
2015 Ag Sciences Club Fair
When: September 2, 2015Where: Next to Berkey Creamery
Dairy Science Club Picnic
When: September 2, 2015
Welcome Back Picnic at Alpha Zeta
When: September 3, 2015
College of Ag Sciences Research Tour
When: September 17, 2015Where: University Park Campus
Cultured Dairy Products Short Course
When: September 22-24, 2015Where: University Park, PA
Mushroom Short Course
When: September 27-29, 2015Where: Mendenhall, PA
Ag Alumni Society Mentoring Workshop on Oct 6
When: October 6, 2015Where: University Park, PA