Stop in and learn about the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture's programs and services.

Where: West 11th Street

You'll find some of the ways PDA is keeping Pennsylvania agriculture growing, don't miss these special presentations:
  • Century Farm Awards - Thursday at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. in the American National Learning Center (FF), just off Main Street, access E. 9th Street, building is behind the Pasto Museum.

Bureau's to be represented:

  • Animal Health & Diagnostic Services
  • Farmland Preservation
  • Food Assistance
  • Food Safety and Laboratory Services
  • Plant Industry
  • Friends of Farm Show

Special Presentations

Town Hall Meeting/College Connections Discussion TBD, Tuesday, Aug. 9 at 10:30 a.m. in the Red Barn Annex
-Dean Rick Roush will be joined by Secretary Redding to discuss the current status and future expectations for the Pennsylvania agricultural economy.

Transitioning Ag Businesses Panel Discussion: TBD, Tuesday, Aug. 9 at 1:00 p.m. in the Red Barn Annex
-Secretary Redding, PDA and Dean Roush, PSU College of Ag Sciences will hold a discussion considerations when transitioning agricultural businesses to the next generation, to employees, or to a new business model or product line.

2024 Event Information


August 13, Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
August 14, Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
August 15 Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center
2710 W. Pine Grove Road
Pennsylvania Furnace, PA 16865


Happy Valley Adventure Bureau

Farm Show Council