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AgrAbility PA to award prizes to winning PA FFA chapters in Bridging Horizons Contest

AgrAbility PA's inaugural Bridging Horizons Contest concluded this spring with two winners! The contest provided an opportunity for Pennsylvania FFA Association chapters to make a positive impact in their community by enhancing independence and/or promoting success for farmers with disabilities. Entry categories included three options: completing a service project, developing an assistive technology tabletop demo,…
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AgrAbility PA travels to Tennessee for 2017 National AgrAbility Training Workshop

[caption id="attachment_843" align="alignright" width="300"] Aida Balsano addressing the workshop attendees on the first day.[/caption] Members of the AgrAbility PA staff traveled to Knoxville, Tennessee, to attend the 2017 AgrAbility National Training Workshop, March 20-23. Abbie Spackman, case coordinator and project assistant, and Kendra Martin, digital media and outreach coordinator, as well as a farmer and…
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AgrAbility PA: 2016 Year in Review

AgrAbility PA had a busy and productive year in 2016! It was filled with meeting new clients, farm assessments, outreach events, and more. The staff, which is comprised of members from Penn State University and UCP Central PA, traveled and networked throughout the state spreading the word about how AgrAbility can assist farmers and other…
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