County News & Events
Chester-Delaware County Farm Bureau
Sunday, July 14th 2019
12:30 – 3:30 pm
Romano 4H Center
RSVP by July 7th
No charge, just bring your appetite and
a favorite dessert to share
This year our safety demo will focus on
Rural Road Safety
Larry Roney and Friends
will be providing live music from 1 – 3 pm
Click here for Contribution of the Equine Industry to the Economy of Southeastern Pennsylvania summary report, and here for the Results.
Click here for video of the event.
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Fight Cancer with Mushrooms
Eating common white supermarket mushrooms – from baby buttons to large stuffers – may help ward off breast cancer, suggests new research at the Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope in Duarte, CA.
Other Chester County Information:
- Chester County Dairy Data Sheet (pdf)
- Chester County Farming Facts (pdf)
- Lyme Disease Survey Results (pdf) - Lyme disease is a tick-born bacterial infection that can be transmitted to humans and pets by infected ticks. In 2007, Pennsylvania was second only to New York with 3994 reported Lyme disease cases. Full article (word doc)