Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture

Fresh vegetables in basket
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Charlotte Reese
April 26, 2020 - 3:10 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture laid out some guidance earlier this month to allow community gardens to operate amid coronavirus. May is around the corner, and members are eagerly awaiting to plant their crops. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Capitol Building in Harrisburg.
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Hadas Kuznits
April 02, 2020 - 5:38 pm
The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is doing its part to ensure that food remains safe and accessible during this crisis. Read more here.
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A dog with collar and tags.
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John McDevitt
November 23, 2019 - 5:41 pm
Pennsylvania's Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement has warned the public of a fake dog license website.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 05, 2019 - 11:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio)-A new app created by the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, gives users insight into the cleanliness of their favorite restaurants.
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Hemp products
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Paul Kurtz
January 06, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- With the approval of the 2018 Farm Bill came the legalization of hemp, a plant that's expected to become the centerpiece of a booming new industry. And Pennsylvania has big plans. The Pensylvania Department of Agriculture has already received nearly a hundred...
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Spotted lanternfly
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Tony Romeo
November 26, 2018 - 12:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It’s the biggest day of the year for Pennsylvania hunters: the first day of deer season. But while you wander the woods looking to bag a buck, state officials also hope to enlist your help in controlling the spotted lanternfly. Since many hunters will soon inhabit...
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