Penn State Extension Educators offer the following education and problem-solving assistance to the public based on our research.
4-H Family and Consumer Sciences
Food, clothing, family activities and resources for youth.
Factsheets designed to help you select crop or livestock enterprises for your farm. Whether you are a full-time farmer looking to diversify or a part-time farmer looking to generate additional income from your property, there are many important issues to consider when selecting a new enterprise.
Better Kid Care Program
We provide professional development opportunities and educational information on caring for children.
Crop Insurance Education
Crop insurance is a valuable risk management tool that allows growers to insure against losses due to adverse weather conditions, fire, insects, disease, and wildlife. PA farmers can find valuable information on this site.
Monthly information on Pennsylvania dairy related markets which include milk, corn & soybean, income over feed costs, and cow numbers & milk production.
This site contains a quarterly newsletter, diversity program materials, publications, curricula, and links to other diversity-related resources and sites. Many materials may be downloaded and printed.
Financial and Consumer Literacy
The site provides non-biased information and resources to help Pennsylvania households make informed financial and consumer decisions and to help individuals and families improve their well-being.
Intergenerational Programs and Aging
This website focuses on educational programs and practices that strengthen intergenerational relationships and competencies in children, youth, older adults, and families.
Pennsylvania 4-H Program
4-H is a community of young people across America who are learning leadership, citizenship and life skills.
Pennsylvania Rural Leadership Program (RULE)
Pennsylvania's only inclusive state-wide leadership program, RULE, encourages and fosters the development of adult community leaders from all segments of Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Women’s Agricultural Network (PA-WagN)
PA-WAgN supports women in agriculture by providing education, networking and mentoring on business planning, farm management, direct marketing, farm equipment and safety, and health.
Your Money Your Taxes
Educating moderate income taxpayers about income taxes and special programs designed to improve individual and family well-being and financial literacy.