State Horticultural Association of Pennsylvania

2019 Proposals

Dear Extension Advisory Committee Member,
Below you will find a list of the proposals submitted for consideration for 2019.  Simply click on the title to view a PDF of the selected proposal.
Since the amount of available funding has not yet been determined, we ask that all committee members submit a ballot.  When voting, please rank each proposal by funding priority. You can find a PDF version of the ballot here:

2019 Extension Advisory Ballot

Please return the ballots via fax, e-mail or snail mail no later than Friday, March 8, 2019.

Attn: Patti Keller

Secretary, Extension Advisory Committee,

26 Nursery Rd., P.O. Box 108, Aspers, PA  17304

Fax:  717-677-4124


2019 Extension Advisory Grant Proposals

1.) J. Johnson – Affordable On-Farm Airblast and Boom Sprayer Calibration Program
2.) T. Lamo– Farm Market Innovation Education & Training
3.) R. Crassweller – Extending Cornell Carbohydrate Model to PA Growers for Determining Apple Tree Response to Chemical Thinners for 2018
4.) D. Seifrit – The Next Generation of Fruit Growers-Building Leadership and Coalitions
5.) D. Seifrit – High Density Pear Tour in Southern and Southeastern Pennsylvania
6.) D. Weber – Demonstrating and Evaluating the Cyclone Vaccum Apple Harvester
7.) M. Lopez-Uribe – Fruit Grower Participation in the 2nd In-Service Pollinator Meeting at Penn State