Saturday, August 13, 2022

Improving habitat quality for wildlife on your property increases wildlife viewing and helps maintain the health of local ecosystems.

Egg production varies among chicken breeds and is affected by age, daylight hours and feed efficiency. Learn how to optimize your flock's production.
bumble bee

Learn to protect your garden plants from pests without harming pollinators via spraying pesticides.
powdery mildew on zucchini

Powdery mildew is one of the most common vegetable garden diseases. Learn how to prevent its establishment and treat your plants when they are infected.
dog and hose

It’s essential to look for signs of overheating and offer your pets some additional ways to cool off throughout the hottest summer months.

A group of Pennsylvania ag and environmental groups and an underwear company want you to test your soil health this June by soiling your undies.
frog on lilies

A buffer area around your pond benefits aquatic and terrestrial wildlife by reducing runoff and providing food and cover for many species of animals.

Learn how to make the most out of the garden space you have and use planting techniques to successfully grow more food in a smaller garden.
swamp milkweed

Milkweed is a beneficial host plant for Monarch butterflies. Learn how to narrow down which varieties will work well in your yard or garden.

If you have an underutilized space in your yard, convert it into a wildflower space. Native plant species increase the biodiversity of local ecosystems.