Join water experts from Penn State's Extension Water Resources Program in the J.D Harrington Building (Harrington Lane and East 5th St.) in booth J411 for learning more about keeping your well water safe for your family and livestock. Penn State Extension staff will guide a walking tour daily at 10:00 a.m. to see demonstration wellheads.

Private wells are not managed or protected by the state government in Pennsylvania, it's up to you to know how to keep harmful pollutants out of your drinking water and get your water tested. Water experts will lead a Walking Tour at 10:00 a.m. daily, for a 30 minute demonstration to include three wellheads in the area.


  • Wellhead Inspection
  • Sanitary Well Cap Use
  • Setting up a Zone of Protection 
  • How to Keep Harmful Pollutants Out of Your Drinking Water
  • Water Testing

2023 Event Information


August 8, Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
August 9, Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
August 10 Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.


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


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