Ag Springboard Winners

First and second-place winners of the Ag Springboard competition since 2012!

Project to improve cropping named 2024 Ag Springboard pitch contest winner

Students Kanika Gupta and Kartikey Pandey, both computer science majors, and Samuel DeLozier, an agribusiness management major, were awarded first place at the 2024 Ag Springboard student business pitch contest for their pitch, CropNSoil, a platform to support international multicropping.

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Refining Fertilizer Applications

Site-specific recommendations for fertilizer provide balanced solutions for farmers.

Equine Experience

Penn State's Equine Science program features many events, exhibits, and a horseshoeing demonstration. Visit the exhibitors at the Equine Building and watch exciting horse demonstrations in the Main Horse Arena daily.

Ukrainian Youth Researchers in the United Kingdom

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Youth As Researchers: Insights from Ukrainian Youth Refugees
Protecting Yourself from Pesticides (1 PE Core Credit)

When August 15, 2024 9:30 AM
Where West 9th St. Meeting Area (W906)

Pesticide safety is important, wearing personal protective equipment, along with proper education are the best ways to protect yourself. In this 30 min. presentation you will learn how to select the proper PPE for the job. How to wear it correctly, and how to dispose of it when the job is finished. This talk will be worth 1 core credit towards your pesticide license recertification. You must be present for the entire presentation to receive credit. Meeting to be held in a new location this year W906 on the APD map.

Mix and Match: Optimizing Cover Crop Mixtures for Your Farm's Goals

When August 14, 2024, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Where American National/Farm Family Learning Ctr (FF)

Cover Crop Research Team Updates Possible Speakers: Kara Eckert, PSU Agricultural and Environmental Plant Science Graduate Student Jennifer Harris, PSU Plant Sciences Ecology Graduate Student Emma Rice, PSU Plant Sciences Ecology Graduate Student Brosi Bradley, PSU Ecosystem Science and Management Research Technician Description: Join us for a discussion to share your experience with cover crops, and discuss specifically how multiple benefits of mixtures could fit into your farm goals. Information from our PSU long term cover crop mixtures trial will also be shared.

Manure Hauler- Broker Training

When August 14, 2024, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Where West 9th St. Meeting Area (W906)

Protecting Yourself from Pesticides (1 PE Core Credit)

When August 14, 2024 9:30 AM
Where West 9th St. Meeting Area (W906)

Pesticide safety is important, wearing personal protective equipment, along with proper education are the best ways to protect yourself. In this 30 min. presentation you will learn how to select the proper PPE for the job. How to wear it correctly, and how to dispose of it when the job is finished. This talk will be worth 1 core credit towards your pesticide license recertification. You must be present for the entire presentation to receive credit. Meeting to be held in a new location this year W906 on the APD map.

Mix and Match: Optimizing Cover Crop Mixtures for Your Farm's Goals

When August 13, 2024, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Where American National/Farm Family Learning Ctr (FF)

Cover Crop Research Team Updates Possible Speakers: Kara Eckert, PSU Agricultural and Environmental Plant Science Graduate Student Jennifer Harris, PSU Plant Sciences Ecology Graduate Student Emma Rice, PSU Plant Sciences Ecology Graduate Student Brosi Bradley, PSU Ecosystem Science and Management Research Technician Description: Join us for a discussion to share your experience with cover crops, and discuss specifically how multiple benefits of mixtures could fit into your farm goals. Information from our PSU long term cover crop mixtures trial will also be shared.

Draft Horse Hitch - Spring Mount Percherons

When August 13, 2024, 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
Where Main Horse Arena (MHA)

Farmland Raptures- Shaver's Creek

When August 14, 2024, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where American National/Farm Family Learning Ctr (FF)

"Life in a Nest Box of American Kestrels and Barn Owls." This program will provide in depth look of the breeding behavior of two farmland raptors, the American Kestrel and Barn Owl through live nestcam footage.

Farmland Raptures- Shaver's Creek

When August 13, 2024, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where American National/Farm Family Learning Ctr (FF)

"Life in a Nest Box of American Kestrels and Barn Owls." This program will provide in depth look of the breeding behavior of two farmland raptors, the American Kestrel and Barn Owl through live nestcam footage.

Farmland Raptures- Shaver's Creek

When August 15, 2024, 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Where American National/Farm Family Learning Ctr (FF)

"Life in a Nest Box of American Kestrels and Barn Owls." This program will provide in depth look of the breeding behavior of two farmland raptors, the American Kestrel and Barn Owl through live nestcam footage.

Finance and Business Operations

The Finance and Business Operations unit performs a variety of financial services for the College of Agricultural Sciences.

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Ukrainian Youth Researchers in Poland

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The Penn State UNESCO Youth as Researchers Program

A unique opportunity for Penn State students and others to join the UNESCO Chair the Youth as Researchers program. This program trains youth and young adults to create and carry out youth-driven and youth-owned social justice research projects of their choosing. We need you!!! Join up now!

TURF 238: Turf and Ornamental Weed Control Syllabus

All course information is listed within this syllabus.

OFM
TABM
STLM
OBLR
CM
RBLR
Trapping