Events Calendar

Ag Events, Learning Opportunities and More

August 23, 2022

Sept. 13, 2022

Sept. 20, 2022

Women in Agriculture: Communicating with Family on the Farm with Jess Peters

Common Preferences for Specialty Crop Wholesale Buyers & Helpful Tools

In-Depth Look at Food Safety Requirements & GAP Certification w/ Lindsay Gilmour

Jess Peters is a dairy farmer from Pennsylvania where she and her family own and operate a registered herd of Jersey cows on Spruce Row Farm. Farming has always been her passion and has led her to lots of other experiences and opportunities. After graduating from Penn State University, she spent two years working and managing dairy farms in New Zealand. Now, having been home for over ten years, she has become an online advocate for agriculture and mental health within the agricultural community.

A list of specialty crop wholesale buyers will be shared, and buyer requirements discussed. A toolbox of helpful information to meet buyer requirements will also be introduced as well as organizations/professionals who can assist you in meeting the requirements.

Project funding provided by USDA Specialty Crop Grant AM190100XXXXG019.

Chesapeake Harvest’s Lindsay Gilmour assists farmers to complete the necessary food safety and GAP Certification requirements. She will share from her wealth of knowledge with webinar participants.

Project funding provided by USDA Specialty Crop Grant AM190100XXXXG019.​

August 23, 2022

Women in Agriculture: Communicating with Family on the Farm with Jess Peters

Jess Peters is a dairy farmer from Pennsylvania where she and her family own and operate a registered herd of Jersey cows on Spruce Row Farm. Farming has always been her passion and has led her to lots of other experiences and opportunities. After graduating from Penn State University, she spent two years working and managing dairy farms in New Zealand. Now, having been home for over ten years, she has become an online advocate for agriculture and mental health within the agricultural community.

Sept. 13, 2022

Common Preferences for Specialty Crop Wholesale Buyers & Helpful Tools

A list of specialty crop wholesale buyers will be shared, and buyer requirements discussed. A toolbox of helpful information to meet buyer requirements will also be introduced as well as organizations/professionals who can assist you in meeting the requirements.

Project funding provided by USDA Specialty Crop Grant AM190100XXXXG019.

Sept. 20, 2022

In-Depth Look at Food Safety Requirements & GAP Certification w/ Lindsay Gilmour

Chesapeake Harvest’s Lindsay Gilmour assists farmers to complete the necessary food safety and GAP Certification requirements. She will share from her wealth of knowledge with webinar participants.

Project funding provided by USDA Specialty Crop Grant AM190100XXXXG019.​

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Ag Progress Days
All Day
Penn State’s Ag Progress Days, held annually during three days in August, is Pennsylvania’s largest outdoor agricultural exposition. With over 400 exhibitors from the United States and Canada, there is something for everyone to enjoy at no cost as parking and admission are free. The show is hosted by Penn State’s Colle , ...
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Ag Progress Days
All Day
Penn State’s Ag Progress Days, held annually during three days in August, is Pennsylvania’s largest outdoor agricultural exposition. With over 400 exhibitors from the United States and Canada, there is something for everyone to enjoy at no cost as parking and admission are free. The show is hosted by Penn State’s Colle , ...
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Ag Progress Days
All Day
Penn State’s Ag Progress Days, held annually during three days in August, is Pennsylvania’s largest outdoor agricultural exposition. With over 400 exhibitors from the United States and Canada, there is something for everyone to enjoy at no cost as parking and admission are free. The show is hosted by Penn State’s Colle , ...
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Business Planning for Veteran Agribusinesses
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
For Veterans, AD, Reserve/Guard, and their spouses: Your farm or agribusiness business plan should be a living document that allows you to adapt to market conditions, consumer trends, and a competitive environment.  If you’re applying for funding or grants, a business plan is a pre-requisite. Whether you’ve , ...
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Women in Ag, Communicating with Family on the Farm
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
PA Farm Link will be holding a Women in Ag Communicating with family on the farm webinar – a NERME sponsored program.  Final of three webinars in the series.  Jessica Peters, a NW Dairy Farmer will be sharing her experiences. , ...
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PA FFA Golf Outing
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
30th Annual, benefiting student members and chapters of PA Future Farmers of America , ...
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