Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture 
Society Notes
September 27, 2017

October Meeting Features Fran and Mark Fischer from Castle Valley Mill
The October meeting of the Society will clearly highlight this year's program theme, "Value-added Agriculture" with the team from Castle Valley Mill.
PSPA Welcomed Dr. Maria Gallo to September Meeting
Dr. Maria Gallo inspired the September 2017 meeting of the Philadelphia Society for Pro moting Agriculture with a lively and challenging presentation.
Farming Notes:
September 2017
Thanks to PSPA member Duncan Allison for providing his Farming Notes for this month. Great info for all members...   MORE>
Recap from This Year’s Ag Progress Days at Penn State
There was no sign of a suffering industry at Ag Progress Days this summer....  MORE>
NY Times: Seeds, Weeds and Divided Farmers
Bettsy Mosimann regularly contributes interesting links to articles on current agricultural subjects ...   MORE>
Modern Farmer: Navigating the FDA’s Food Safety Maze
Nobody wants another deadly listeria outbreak. But complying with new regulations threatens to put many growers out of business....  MORE>
Featured Member
Maximillian “Max” Spann, Sr. Passes. Read more