See our new website page for more information (Chesapeake Bay RCPP page under the Agriculture tab on the left).
Many earthen ponds have problems with algae, nuisance wildlife, or water quality. This video provides a few simple tips to help solve or prevent these common problems and ensure a healthy pond.
Check out the 2018 Chester County Local Farm Products Guide! It highlights over 120 local farmers and producers from all around the county and features articles on the Ag Development Council's Farmer of the Year award winner, fun farms for families to visit, local wool producers, high school students learning about horticulture and more. It also includes a map of farms that sell direct to consumers and a seasonal farm products chart.
There are currently six townships in Chester County that are under quarantine for Spotted Lanternfly. To find out more about identification, reporting, and removing, visit the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture.