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College in the Media

August 15, 2018

Sarah Gregory, 4-H extension educator, and Loretta Rush, 4-H program assistant, comment on the strength of the Bucks County 4-H program.

August 15, 2018

Jeff Stoltzfus, farm food safety extension educator, and Tom Butzler, horticulture extension educator, talk about the new vegetable production equipment demonstration at this year's Ag Progress Days.

August 14, 2018

Dean Rick Roush talks about Ag Progress Days history and activities and the spotted lanternfly in this live interview recorded on the first day of the event.

August 13, 2018

Kristy Borrelli, agronomy extension educator, says soil should be managed as a natural resource, just like water and air.

August 12, 2018

Matt Kaplan, professor of intergenerational programs and aging, talks about Extension's Relatives as Parents Program, which is aimed at helping grandparents and others who are caring for family members' children.

August 11, 2018

This article references a gene-edited mushroom developed by Yinong Yang, professor of plant pathology, and links to a college news article that highlights the research.

August 11, 2018

Adriana Murillo-Williams, field and forage crops extension educator, says this season's wet weather has affected growers in various ways.

August 10, 2018

"Some water had to become contaminated and then used to irrigate the crops that become salad," said Martin Bucknavage, senior food safety extension associate, about a recent outbreak of Cyclosporiasis.

August 10, 2018

Jesse Darlington, Ag Progress Days manager, talks about preparations for this year's show.

August 10, 2018

There's always going to be some bacterial risk in fruit and vegetable production, but On-Farm Readiness Reviews are designed to minimize these risks, says Jeff Stoltzfus, farm food safety extension educator.

August 9, 2018

In his gardening column, Bill Lamont, professor emeritus of vegetable crops, highlights the many reasons to attend Ag Progress Days.

August 9, 2018

This story previews topics to be highlighted in the College Exhibits Building at Ag Progress Days.

August 8, 2018

This article, which appeared in newspapers across the country, quotes Donna Foulk, equine extension educator.

August 7, 2018

Donna Foulk, equine extension educator, is quoted in this story, which also draws information from a Penn State Extension fact sheet.

August 7, 2018

This article, which appeared in several newspapers across the country, draws information from a Department of Entomology fact sheet.

August 6, 2018

Barb Christ, former senior associate dean who now owns a vineyard and winery, and Heather Leach, extension associate in entomology, talk about the threat posed by the spotted lanternfly.

August 6, 2018

This article cites research conducted by Ed Jaenicke, professor of agricultural economics.

August 6, 2018

Tanner Delvalle, horticulture extension educator, says crop damage from excessive rain so far is more related to site conditions than crop species.

August 4, 2018

Jeff Carroll, Penn State Extension’s mosquito borne disease control coordinator for Lehigh and Northampton counties, says the incidence of West Nile virus is high in the Lehigh Valley this year.

August 3, 2018

Stephan Goetz, a professor of agricultural and regional economics, is quoted about his recently published research.

August 3, 2018

Alyssa Collins, director of the Southeast Agricultural Research and Extension Center, discusses the goals of Penn State's industrial hemp research program.