New Field and Forage Crops Educator, Franklin County


PennState Extension in Franklin County
 welcomes new Field and Forage Crops Team member,  Brittany Clark to their staff. Brittany received an undergraduate degree in biology from Iowa State University. During that time, she assisted staff in the Department of Entomology (Iowa State University) with research focusing on integrated pest management in soybean cropping systems and projects related to aquatic ecology. Brittany recently graduated from the University of Georgia with a Master's in Plant Protection and Pest Management. Her graduate research focused on wetlands adjacent to agricultural fields and their ability to provide refuge for beneficial arthropods. While earning her Master's degree, Brittany interned with the University of Georgia Extension program in Clarke County. She is eager to serve producers and residents of Franklin County, and welcomes all inquiries related to field and forage crop production. She can be reached at the Franklin County Office at 717-263-9226 or by email at