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March 25, 2019

The multi-disciplinary tree fruit team works with stakeholder advisors to implement research-based programs to ensure a production-to-consumer system that is environmentally, economically, and socially sustainable.

March 22, 2019

Penn State Extension is extending its outreach to a promising next generation of specialty crop growers from diverse backgrounds.

March 1, 2019

Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences has named Jayson Harper, professor of agricultural economics, as interim director of the Fruit Research and Extension Center, effective March 1.

January 21, 2019

During a Field Day on July 10, 2018, the Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center (FREC) celebrated its 100th anniversary. This is what industry stakeholders and graduate students had to say about the Center's impact over the years.

January 21, 2019

In recognition of the 100 Year Anniversary of the Penn State Fruit Research and Extension Center (FREC), university and industry representatives gave presentations on the Center's role in the College of Agriculture over the years.