Berks County is offering a two-hour class on how to safely can tomatoes and tomato products for the winter ahead. Montgomery County will test canners' pressure gauges to ensure they're safe.
Don't take chances with the safety of your home-canned foods. Get your canner pressure gauge checked, for free, July 28 in an appointment at the Collegeville office of Penn State Extension.
Montgomery County master gardeners have scheduled two free morning tours on July 30 of demonstration gardens at the Collegeville extension center. Don't miss their beauty. Advance reservations are requested.
Home-based pressure canning to preserve foods is a skill many cooks want to master, but don't know how to get started. Their chance (and yours) has arrived in the form of a July 6 canning basics workshop.
Area farmers who need basic or in-depth information on productive ways to grow soybeans, corn, or winter wheat can sign up for any or all of three December workshops planned by extension educators.
Got problems with spotted lanternfly devastation? You're not alone. Better yet, help's available in a new management guide for PennState Extension, offered locally by the Lower Frederick Environmental Advisory Council.
If you're a Berks County home owner who depends on private sources for a drinking water supply, Penn State Extension may be able to offer free water testing to applicants who attend a workshop.
Like deserts without an oasis, a new map shows hundreds of neighborhoods across western Montgomery County lack adequate childcare. A shout of thanks to mud-moving firefighters. And, food over flowers.