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Pennsylvania Shares the Story of Agriculture During Ag Literacy Week

Students at John C. Kunkle Elementary School in Middletown, Dauphin County, learned how food gets from the farm to their tables when Agriculture Secretary...

Secretary of Agriculture Highlights PA Farm Bill, Conservation at Lancaster Equipment...

Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding today visited Lancaster County to tour Binkley & Hurst, a regional equipment dealer based in Lancaster, and discuss innovative...

PA Farmers Encouraged to Sign Up for Crop Insurance by March...

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding urged producers to protect their investments from rising input costs, unstable markets, and adverse weather conditions by signing up before...

Senate Democrats Push to Aid Farmers, Bolster Local Agriculture, Develop Markets

Senate Democrats said they are sponsoring a three-bill legislative package designed to provide additional tax credits to farmers, encourage the use of locally sourced...

Plan to Expand Hemp Production in Pennsylvania

Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) recently introduced legislation to expand hemp production in Pennsylvania. SB335, the Industrial Hemp Act, recognizes hemp as an allowable cosmetic...

3rd Annual PA Wilds Buyer’s Market featuring regionally-made products

The public is invited to attend the 3rd annual PA Wilds Conservation Shop Buyer's Market from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, 2019. The...

Governor Wolf Unveils Historic Funding Proposal for PA Agriculture

Governor Tom Wolf today joined Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding to unveil the PA Farm Bill, an historic proposal to provide support for and...

“Shrooms” Launches Product Line Of Innovative Mushroom Snacks

South Mill Champs, one of North America's largest mushroom growers, announced the launch of the company's new snack food venture, Shrooms Snacks. The brand aims to provide...

2019 Pennsylvania Adult Trout Stocking Schedules Now Available

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) announced the 2019 adult trout stocking schedules are now available online and on the PFBC's "FishBoatPA" mobile...

PA Department of Agriculture Reminds Livestock, Pet Owners to Keep Animals...

Pennsylvania’s pets and livestock could face severe cold stress this week with temperatures expected to drop below zero and wind chills making it feel...

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