Ag Progress Days coverage broadcast on PCN

Ag Progress Days, which wrapped up this year’s run today (Aug. 21), will be highlighted on PCN, Comcast cable station channel 22, today and Friday.  Penn State’s annual agriculture expo featured demonstrations, exhibitions, vendors and livestock. The theme for the 2008 edition, held at the University's Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center at Rock Springs, was "Ag Energy: Harnessing the Potential."

The schedule follows:

-- 9 p.m. Penn Ag Democrats Picnic in Pine Grove Mills (re-airs 11 a.m.  Friday, Aug. 22)

-- 9:45 p.m. Agriculture Conservation: state House Agriculture and Rural Affairs Committee (re-air at 11:45 a.m. Friday, Aug. 22)

-- 11:15 p.m.  Ag Progress Days Luncheon with Gov. Ed Rendell (re-airs at 1:15 p.m. Friday, Aug. 22)

-- 7 p.m. “Mythbusters: Milk Production Burns Out Cows”

-- 7:45 p.m. “Mythbusters: Organic Therapies”

-- 8:35 p.m. “Mythbusters: Grass-Fed and Organic Beef”

-- 9:10 p.m. “Mythbusters: Large Scale Agriculture and the end of family farms”

-- 9:45 p.m. “Mythbusters: Hormone- Free Milk is better for Consumers”

-- 10:20 p.m. “Mythbusters: Companion Animal Behavior”

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Last Updated November 18, 2010