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May 18, 2017
By: Emily Demsey

A shrub that transforms into a thorny thicket, multiflora rose tends to grow almost anywhere because birds move and drop the seeds.


May 09, 2017

Mile-a-minute, a noxious weed that stays true to its name, grows rapidly and kills any vegetation in its path by smothering it.


April 25, 2017

Noxious weeds pose as deceptively attractive plants, but they can do immense harm.


March 03, 2017

They're all summertime joys threatened by non-native species in Pennsylvania.


December 02, 2016

Pennsylvania's Industrial Hemp Pilot Research Program holds tremendous potential for leading PA to a promising future with a promising crop.


December 02, 2016
By: Dr. David Wolfgang

Effective January 1, 2017 the use of antibiotics in feed or water will be under the supervision of a licensed veterinarian.


November 23, 2016

Be it a fir, pine, or spruce…they’ve all got potential to last through to the New Year if given proper care.