Upcoming Events

When: July 26, 2019, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Dauphin County Community Gardens

Master Gardeners will lead a weed identification walk at the Dauphin County Community Gardens. Discussion on how to prevent weed infestations to follow.

When: August 25, 2019, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn to grow, harvest, dry, and use herbs and flowers at home.

When: August 27, 2019, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Join The Philadelphia Orchard Project and PA-WAgN for a tour of some active forest farming sites in Philadelphia. Space is limited so register now.

When: August 28, 2019, 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Christmas trees are a way to add winter income. Join this tour to learn about the establishment, maintenance and sales of Christmas Trees.

When: September 24, 2019 8:00 AM to September 25, 2019 7:30 PM

Join Penn State Extension for our annual Are You Crazy? Retail Farm Market Bus Tour to explore some of the premier farm markets. This tour is for retail farm market professionals and is held at the height of the season to enable participants to learn from their regional farm market peers during their best and most robust season. We have something for everyone -- seasonal, year-round, produce, food, tourism, value-added, pick-your-own, entertainment, and educational farm direct-to-consumer marketing at its finest! Not to mention the “classroom-on-wheels” as we travel between markets with opportunities to network and learn from each other.

When: November 2, 2019, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Olg Gregg School, 106 School Street, Spring Mills, PA 16875

Local Central PA shepherds and fiber artists will be selling their farm raised and hand dyed yarns; roving; hand dyed wool; hand made and hand knitted items; needlefelting; wool applique kits, patterns and finished goods; punchneedle kits, patterns, and finished goods; hand carved birds, farm animals and fiber animals; and home made lip balms and lotion sticks. Local food vendor with home made soups, home baked goods, BBQ chicken and more.

When: December 18, 2019, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our annual networking symposium as we move to the eastern side of the state. Check back for more details as they evolve!