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Disaster Relief Funding Available for PA Farms in 14 PA Counties

Governor Tom Wolf today notified farmland owners in Columbia, Lebanon, and York counties that they are eligible to receive disaster relief funding from the...

PA Department of Agriculture Requests Applications for 2019 Hemp Research Projects

Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding announced that applications and guidelines for 2019 industrial hemp research permits are now available. Sixty research projects will be selected...

MediPets CBD Pet Treats Offer Cats and Dogs Stress and Anxiety...

MediPets CBD Pet Treats for dogs and cats offers pets a delicious snack made from all-natural industrial hemp CBD. It provides them a chance to...

Penn State Extension program for beginning farmers wins national accolades

With a total economic impact of nearly $136 billion annually, the agricultural industry is essential to Pennsylvania's future. Yet, the farming population is aging,...

New Grant Program is an Investment in Pennsylvania’s Dairy Industry, Farmers

Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced the availability of $5 million in grant funding to help Pennsylvania dairy farmers overcome challenges and capitalize on new...

How will Pennsylvania’s Dairy Development Plan affect you?

At the recent Penn State Ag Progress Days, state officials unveiled the Pennsylvania Dairy Development Plan to help the dairy industry return to growth...

PA Announces Six-Point Plan to Cultivate the Next Generation of Pennsylvania...

Governor Tom Wolf today outlined his six-point plan to strengthen Pennsylvania’s agriculture industry amid a changing marketplace and new pressures during remarks to more...

Pennsylvania Ag Department Seeking Comments on Raw Cheese Choices

(Lancaster Farming) Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today urged Pennsylvanians to submit their comments on a proposed regulation to provide more flexibility to raw milk...

Struggling Farmers Turn Excess Milk Into Cheese And Yogurt For The...

(KOUW) On a beautiful sunny day recently in south Lancaster County, Pa., farmer Abner Stolztfus and seven of his eight children were inside, bottling...

Preparing Pennsylvania’s Students for Success through Agricultural Education

(MyChesCo) In recognition of the growing need for a workforce prepared to fill nearly 75,000 job vacancies in the agriculture and food industries over...

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