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  HARRISBURG – The 101st PA Farm Show wrapped up on Saturday, January 14, 2017 in Harrisburg. The show was held from January 7 to 14 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center. Lycoming County woman, Stacy Hart, of Muncy, won the Blue Ribbon Apple Pie contest on Saturday, January 7 for...

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From the Pa State Farm Show:  In the search for Pennsylvania’s best apple pie, five judges tasted 78 entries. Stacy Hart of Muncy, Lycoming Co., won the Blue Ribbon Apple Pie Contest on Saturday, Jan. 7, at the 2017 Pennsylvania Farm Show. An eight-year veteran of the apple pie contest, Hart...
STEP Office of Aging will be distributing fruit and vegetable vouchers to eligible senior citizens in Lycoming and Clinton counties. The popular program provides a $20 voucher which can be used to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables from participating local farmers’ markets.   The vouchers will be...

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A massive blizzard can’t keep 4-H’ers down!  After the State Leadership Conference weekend was cancelled, organizers were able to reschedule this member favorite for February 14 and 15, 2016 at the Penn Stater Hotel and Conference Center.  Around 400 youth participated in the weekend’s festivities...
Harrisburg – Exhibitors and visitors from all corners of the Mid-Atlantic arrived to Pennsylvania’s capital city to experience the largest indoor agricultural event in the United States, the Pennsylvania Farm Show, for its centennial year. More than 10,000 competitive exhibits and nearly 300...
  Students awarded nearly $100,000 in Scholarship Funds at the 100th Pennsylvania Farm Show   Harrisburg – The Pennsylvania Farm Show Scholarship Foundation presented 28 college students with $3,500 scholarships on Tuesday, January 12, at the 100th Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. “This is...
The 4H  has announced that they are open for enrollment.   Attached flyers (below): 1.  How to enroll,     2.  Advertisement of Enrollment Open House (primarily for families who need computer assistance for the online enrollment, but we’ll also have people on hand to answer general 4-H questions) 3...
HARRISBURG - Additional acres of Bradford and Lycoming farmland will be preserved following this week’s approval of the purchase of conservation easements by the state Agricultural Land Preservation Board, according to state Sen. Gene Yaw (R-Lycoming). Yaw said that nearly 260 acres of farmland in...
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Eleven youth from Lycoming County were among more than 650 4-H members from across Pennsylvania who took part in the annual 4-H State Achievement Days at Penn State’s University Park campus in July. The theme this year was from Disney: If you can dream it, you can do it!...

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