A Guide to Farming in Pennsylvania

This guide was prepared as a reference for small- and medium-scale producers, whether they be beginners in search of business planning help or seasoned growers looking to diversify their business through the creation of a value-added enterprise.

Ag Alternatives

Factsheets designed to help you select crop or livestock enterprises for your farm. Whether you are a full-time farmer looking to diversify or a part-time farmer looking to generate additional income from your property, there are many important issues to consider when selecting a new enterprise.

Videos for Next Generation Growers - English

Penn State Extension is producing a series of "Learn Now" videos for next generation growers. These are highly visual resources that can be viewed at your own pace! Check our website regularly for new releases.

Videos for Next Generation Growers - Spanish

Penn State Extension is producing a series of "Learn Now" videos for next generation growers. These are highly visual resources that can be viewed at your own pace! Check our website regularly for new releases.

Dr. Tree Fruit and Don - A Podcast from Penn State Extension

This podcast focuses on providing timely commercial tree fruit production advice for beginning industry professionals and seasoned growers. Educators from Penn State Extension and faculty from Penn State University’s horticulture, entomology, and plant pathology departments drop in to give insights and observations about what is going on in the orchards.

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Donald Seifrit
  • Extension Educator, Tree Fruit