Agriculture

Hello Pennsylvania!

August 31, 2013

Hello Pennsylvania! more»

The Start of Something New

August 31, 2013

Hello Pennsylvania 4-H!

This is Kaitlin Rogers, your new Vice President of Events signing on. more»

Eating Locally Produced Food This Labor Day Grows Jobs, Communities

August 30, 2013

Eating Locally Produced Food This Labor Day Grows Jobs, Communities

Food Alliance Relaunches Third-Party Certification Program

August 30, 2013

Our partners at Food Alliance have relaunched their third-party certification program for farmers, ranchers, processors and distributors that implement sustainable agricultural and food handling practices. more»

Foods Systems Tour is traveling through Pennsylvania

51 weeks 3 days ago
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The Appalachian Regional Commission’s (ARC) Jobs and Local Foods Systems Tour is traveling through Pennsylvania, visiting farms, produce markets, and food-related business enterprises. more»

PASA Members Sunnyside Farm Wins York Co Conservation District Award

August 23, 2013

The York County Conservation District held its annual Conservation Awards Picnic on Tuesday, August 6 at Rocky Ridge County Park to present their 2013 Conservation Awards. Each year a committee selects individuals and businesses in York County to recognize for their stewardship and commitment to conservation efforts. more»

Pennsylvania Adds Nearly 50 Farms, More than 3,200 Acres to Preservation Program

August 22, 2013

Pennsylvania Adds Nearly 50 Farms, More than 3,200 Acres to Preservation Program

Pennsylvania Adds Nearly 50 Farms, More than 3,200 Acres to Preservation Program

August 22, 2013

Pennsylvania Adds Nearly 50 Farms, More than 3,200 Acres to Preservation Program

Inside the PDA: June 21, 2013

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Inside the PDA: June 14, 2013

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Inside the PDA: April 19, 2013

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April 5th Issue of Inside PDA

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Inside PDA, March 29, 2013

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Inside PDA March 15, 2013

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Inside PDA, Feb. 15, 2013

1 year 26 weeks ago
Message from George Greig
Secretary of Agriculture

Inside PDA, Feb. 8, 2013

1 year 27 weeks ago

Message from George Greig
Secretary of Agriculture more»

Inside the PDA: Jan. 11, 2013

1 year 31 weeks ago

2013 PA Farm Show News

1 year 31 weeks ago
2013 PA Farm Show News

The 2013 Pennsylvania Farm Show is the largest indoor agricultural event in the nation, featuring nearly 6,000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 300 commercial exhibitors. The show runs Jan. 5-12 at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg. Admission is free and parking is $10. more»

2013 Pennsylvania Farm Show Approaching, Says Everett

1 year 34 weeks ago

The 2013 Pennsylvania Farm Show will be held Jan. 5-12, 2013, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center in Harrisburg, and Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) said today he would like Lycoming County residents who are participating in, or exhibiting at the Farm Show, to contact his district office so he can visit them at the show. more»

Raise Gun Controls Or The Spirit Within Us?

December 18, 2012

More gun controls may spur more illegal weapon ownership and still more violence until we attempt to fix core issues causing violence.

Inside PDA, Dec. 14, 2012

1 year 35 weeks ago
 

Finally, A Fiscal Cliff Solution!

December 12, 2012

Since political solutions often defy common sense, consider this common sense solution to our "Fiscal Cliff" that defies politics.

Help! Farmer Or Not, We Are Being Smartphone-ized!

December 9, 2012

Farmers and non-farmers, even me, are becoming smartphone-ized. But adopting ever-changing tablet and smartphone technologies is tough.

Inside PDA, Nov. 16, 2012

1 year 39 weeks ago

Give Thanks For What You Didn't Get

November 18, 2012

Sometimes our gratitude stops short of being thankful for things that don't happen.

Inside PDA, Nov. 9, 2012

1 year 40 weeks ago
 
 
 
 

Phew, The National Election Is Almost Over! Then What?

November 1, 2012

The soothsayers were right on: No money or mud-throwing was spared in the race for U.S. president. Our next-generation is America’s greatest hope.

Inside PDA, Oct. 19, 2012

1 year 43 weeks ago
 

The Good And Ugly Of Farm Biomass And Green Energy

October 16, 2012

USDA's $10 million grant for biomass energy here beats many millions lost on green energy give-aways there

PA Livestrock Show Results

1 year 45 weeks ago


Shorthorn Sweeps Supreme Spot at Breeding Beef Pageant  more»

Inside PDA, Sept. 28, 2012

1 year 46 weeks ago

Send President Obama 'Back To The Farm'

September 29, 2012

Your choice for President of the United States, Barack Obama or Mitt Romney, will greatly impact America's future and your farm.

Germany's Farm Potentials For The Northeast

September 19, 2012

After visiting my ancestral homeland, some thoughts on southern Germany and its farm potentials for the Northeast.

Farm Show: All-American Dairy Show

1 year 47 weeks ago
(Photo courtesy of PA Department of Agriculture)

ALL-AMERICAN DAIRY SHOW RELEASES more»

What For The Farm When The U.S. Dollar Collapses

September 7, 2012

Young farmer seeks current advice about the future ofhis farm if and when the U.S. dollar were to collapse

Inside PDA: Aug. 24, 2012

1 year 51 weeks ago
 

Thank Ag Technology And Farms Using It

August 23, 2012

Without current ag technologies, this year’s drought would have had a monumentally greater impact on feed, food and fuel prices plus availability.

Inside PDA: Aug. 17, 2012

2 years 2 days ago
 
 

'Barnyard Discussion' During PSU Ag. Progress Days

2 years 1 week ago
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U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson (PA-5), Chairman of the U.S. House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy & Forestry, and Carl T. Shaffer, President of the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau, this week hosted a “Barnyard Discussion” on agriculture policy during Penn State University’s (PSU) Ag Progress Days, which took place at the Red Barn within PSU’s Russell E. more»

I Think I Can. I Think I Can. I Think I Can Farm

August 8, 2012

You can learn a lot abou success in farm life from a children's story

Inside PDA, Aug. 3, 2012

2 years 2 weeks ago
 

Amercan Agriculture: Drought Edges Toward A Food Panic

July 20, 2012

U.S. food situ may be headed for a panic – worse than the 1988 drought. Farmers already panicking.

PA 4-H State Council

The 2012 PA 4-H State Council Clover Clipboard is here to keep you up-to-date with all that the 2011 Council is doing across the State!

Is Farming Just A Business?

July 12, 2012

Web dialogue over whether farming is just a business shows many don't have a clue; too many conjure up ag boogie-men

Inside PDA: July 6, 2012

2 years 6 weeks ago

Rural America, Truly Beautiful!

July 4, 2012

We must pause once in a while to revel in the awesome creation of our nation's rural America and today's farm

Rural America, Truly Beautiful!

July 3, 2012

We must pause to revel in the awesome creation of rural America and today's farm

Inside PDA: July 2, 2012

2 years 7 weeks ago

PASA Newsletter, June 28, 2012

2 years 7 weeks ago
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