Monday, May 29, 2023

Hardening off plants is simple; it’s the process of adjusting plants to outdoor temperatures after they’ve been started indoors.

Physicians need to know if their patients use herbal supplements because they can completely throw off traditional cancer treatments.

While tomatoes, peppers and watermelons require long growing seasons, many other fruits and vegetables grow much faster. Learn which varieties grow quickly.

Children who eat with their families tend to do better in school, eat more nutritiously and avoid risky behaviors.

Small-scale egg producers and their consumers should understand good handling practices to ensure food safety when buying or selling farm fresh eggs.

Kitchen scrap gardening is a way to recycle and reuse while experimenting with leftover plant parts.

Media stories about pesticides may convince some consumers certain fruits and vegetables aren't safe. But what is the science behind the information?
Apple Butter in Mason Jar with Apples

Penn State Extension will focus on home food preservation techniques in its webinar series with topics ranging from jams and jellies to pressure canning.
multicolored rotini noodles

Isn't it ironic: last week we dove cannon-ball style into the world of gluten-free eating, and this week we're doing a complete 180° turn and eating pasta.
Closeup of a tick

Learn more about the lone star tick, which, in certain cases, in some people, can cause an allergy to red meat after being bitten.