Ag calendar - Oct. 16

October 16, 2012

Landscape Design and Plant Selection Series — Wednesdays, Oct. 17 to Nov. 17, 7 to 9 p.m., plus a Saturday demonstration tour. The fee is $40 for the whole series, or $10 for each individual class. To register, call the Penn State Extension Office at 717-263-9226.

PSU Animal Sciences Open House — Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 24 and 25 — Snider Ag Center at Penn State University, main campus. 

Attention high school seniors: Come see what Penn State Animal Sciences is all about with a familiarization trip for prospective students. 

Participants will be staying overnight with responsible college students in the campus dormitories. 

Contact the Extension office at 717-263-9226 for further information and registration forms.


For more information about 4-H events, go to

To reach the Washington County Extension office, drive about seven miles south of Hagerstown from the I-70 exit onto Sharpsburg Pike.

The office is in the Washington County Agricultural Education Center complex.

The Franklin County, Pa., Extension office is at 181 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg.

From Hagerstown, take Interstate 81 north to the U.S. 30 east exit. Take the first road to the left, which is Franklin Farm Lane.

The Jefferson County, W.Va., Extension office is in Suite 3 at 1948 Wiltshire Road, Kearneysville, W.Va. Call 304-728-7413.

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