Ag Progress Days Town Hall

August 9, 2022

Town hall session with Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding and Rick Roush, Dean of the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in PA – What You Should Know

July 13, 2022

A discussion with: John Boney, Vernon E. Norris Faculty Fellow of Poultry Nutrition and Assistant Professor of Poultry Science; Justin Brown, Assistant Teaching Professor and Undergraduate Program Coordinator, Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences; and Megan Lighty, Associate Clinical Professor, Avian Diagnostic, and Outreach Veterinarian.

Research on Automation and Robotics in Agriculture

June 15, 2022

Dr. Long He, Assistant Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering.

Utility-Scale Solar Energy: Considerations and Impacts

May 18, 2022

A discussion with Tom Murphy, Director of the Penn State Marcellus Center for Outreach and Research, and Darrin Youker, Director of State Government Affairs, Pennsylvania Farm Bureau.

Follow the Carbon: Re-envisioning the Bioeconomy

April 20, 2022

A discussion with Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering Tom Richard and Assistant Professor of Forest Resource Management Melissa Kreye

Recruiting and Training the Next Generation of Ag Professionals

March 15, 2022

A discussion with representatives of the Office for Undergraduate Education in the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences

The Science of Winemaking and Grape Growing

February 16, 2022

A discussion with Ryan Elias, Professor and Associate Head of Food Science; Misha Kwasniewski, Assistant Research Professor of Fermented Beverage Science and Technology; and Rick Roush, Dean of the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences.

Town Hall Discussion - The State of Pennsylvania Agriculture

January 19, 2022

A discussion with Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding.

From Innovation To Commercialization - Putting Research To Work

December 15, 2021

A discussion with Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Dr. Dan Azzara, John and Patty Warehime Entrepreneur-in-Residence Dr. Maria Spencer, Research Professor for the Department of Entomology Dr. Nina Jenkins, and Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering Dr. Ali Demirci.

Meet and Greet New Members of College Leadership Team

November 17, 2021

A discussion with Dr. Blair Siegfried, Associate Dean for Research, and Dr. Suat Irmak, Department Head of Agricultural and Biological Engineering.

Taking Ag Sciences Global

October 20, 2021

A discussion with Rob Bertram, Chief Scientist in USAID's Bureau for Resilience and Security, and Deanna Behring, Assistant Dean and Director of Penn State Ag Sciences Global.

Modern Genetic Approaches to Advance Agriculture and Human Health

September 15, 2021

A discussion with Rick Roush, Dean of the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences, Jason Rasgon, Professor of Entomology and Disease Epidemiology, and Mark Guiltinan, Professor of Plant Molecular Biology.

Ag Progress Days Town Hall: A Discussion on the PA Ag Economy

August 10, 2021

A conversation with Rick Roush, Dean of the Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences, and Russell Redding, Secretary of the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.

The Spotted Lanternfly: Where We Are and Why It Matters

July 21, 2021

A discussion with Julie Urban, Research Associate Professor in the Department of Entomology, and Jillian Stevenson, Associate Director of College Communications

Ag Workforce Development: Enhancing Non-Credit Training And Credentials

June 16, 2021

Hosted by Dean Rick Roush and featuring: Sara Gligora, Pa Department of Agriculture Special Assistant for Workforce Development; Dan Eichenlaub, President of Eichenlaub, Inc. and Team PA Agriculture Advisory Board; and Jonathan Campbell, Associate Professor and Instructor for Penn State Extension Butcher School.

Water Quality Partnerships: The Ripple Effect

May 19, 2021

Dean Rick Roush, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary Patrick McDonnell, DEP Director of the Chesapeake Bay Program Office Jill Whitcomb, and Matt Royer, director of the Agriculture and Environment Center explore how Pennsylvania is implementing innovative solutions and partnerships to support a vibrant agriculture sector while meeting water quality goals for the Commonwealth’s rivers and streams and the Chesapeake Bay.

Advancing Adaptability and Sustainability

April 21, 2021

A discussion with Penn State Ecosystem Science and Management Department Head Bradley Cardinale and Karen Fisher-Vanden, Director of The Institute for Sustainable Ag, Food, And Environmental Science.

Vaccination Hesitation?

March 17, 2021

A discussion on human health, animal health, and vaccine development. Suresh Kuchipudi, Clinical Professor, Head of Microbilogy, Penn State Dept of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences and Troy Sutton, Assistant Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences

News and Views from Penn State Animal Science

February 17, 2021

Dean Roush is joined by Dr. Adelle Turzillo, head of the Penn State Department of Animal Science, and Steve Loerch, Senior Associate Dean and Interim Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education.