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Agriculture Officials Urge Vigilant Poultry Biosecurity During Fall Migration

Harrisburg, PA – Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding and State Veterinarian Dr. David Wolfgang today reminded poultry owners to take effective biosecurity measures through December to prevent…

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Ag Department Now Accepting Federal Specialty Crop Block Grant Concept Proposals

Deadline to Apply is December 28 Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture today announced that it is now accepting concept proposals forprojects that increase…

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WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON…

* WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations up to one inch and ice accumulations of a light glaze. * WHERE…Parts of southern New Jersey, southeastern…

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WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 AM EST FRIDAY…

* WHAT…Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 3 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch are expected….

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Thirty-Eight Deer Test Positive for Chronic Wasting Disease on Fulton and Bedford County Deer Farms

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture today announced that 36 captive deer from a quarantined breeding farm and hunting preserve in Fulton County have…

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Wolf Administration Announces Investment for Lititz Springs Pool in Lancaster County

​Harrisburg, PA – Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn today announced the Wolf Administration’s investment for the renovation of Lititz Springs…

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Wolf Administration and Penn State Health Highlight Concussion Dangers, Treatment for Student Athletes

Harrisburg, PA – Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine and Penn State Health officials today emphasized the dangerous impact of concussions and other traumatic brain injuries…

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Wolf Administration Awards Grants to Support 16 Clean Energy Projects to Improve Air Quality Statewide

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today awarded more than $2.6 million in grant funding to municipalities and businesses statewide for 16…

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DEP to Host Public Hearings Regarding Air Quality Plan Approvals for Proposed Compressor Stations in Delaware, Bucks Counties

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will host two public hearings regarding Adelphia Pipeline Company, LLC’s plans to construct two compressor stations, one each…

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DEP Advises Homeowners to Inspect Home Heating Oil Tanks and Take Precautions to Prevent Spills, Leaks

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today advised residents to inspect and assess home heating oil tanks before the upcoming heating season…

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