October Meeting Featured Presentation Castle Valley Mill

Fran and Mark Fischer presented at the October PSPA Luncheon Meeting about the Castle Valley Mill’s restored 18th century mill and producing authentically stone ground whole grain products from locally grown grains. Please take a moment to download and read … Continued


Farming Notes – October 2017

Thanks to Duncan Allison for providing us these farming notes for October.   Awards can be valuable in recognizing outstanding individuals for embodying excellence in their profession and showcasing their achievements and commendable qualities. The Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture … Continued


Society Welcomed Dr. Maria Gallo to September Meeting

Dr. Maria Gallo inspired the September 2017 meeting of the Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture with a lively and challenging presentation. Dr. Gallo focused on her extensive experiences in research and leadership in agriculture, academics and extension. She highlighted data … Continued


NYTimes: Seeds, Weeds and Divided Farmers

Bettsy Mosimann regularly contributes interesting links to articles on current agricultural subjects. We appreciate that sees sharing these and here is a recent article which appeared in the New York Times.   Monsanto’s Weed Killer, Dicamba, Divides Farmers Twenty-five million … Continued


Farming Notes – September 2017

Thanks to Duncan Allison for this month’s Farming notes.   Canada recently (July 19-21) agreed on agricultural policy in a plan for the next five years and investment of $3 billion in six priority areas following a meeting of Federal, … Continued