INTAD students and grads hone skills for international workplace
February 3, 2016
Consideration of human behavior in an international context is necessary to gain a complete picture of global agricultural problems. According to Deanna Behring, director of international programs in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences, the International Agriculture and Development (INTAD) dual-title degree program does just that.
Extension program teaches youth, adults about importance of managing stormwater
January 27, 2016
Excess stormwater is a growing problem in Pennsylvania and across the country, contributing to water pollution, flash floods and other issues. To help youth and adults understand and reduce the impacts of stormwater, Penn State Extension has launched a new curriculum titled "Rain to Drain — Slow the Flow."
Indiana avian flu outbreak serves as biosecurity reminder for Pa. poultry owners
January 22, 2016
A new outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza confirmed this month in the state of Indiana serves as a warning to Pennsylvania poultry producers and small-flock owners that they ignore biosecurity measures at their own risk, according to a poultry specialist in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.