University of Maryland Extension

Tomorrow's Farmer Web Modules

Whether you grew up on a farm or not, the web modules will open your eyes to the world of farming. A course designed for the young and old alike. It just may make a farmer out of a "city kid" or a "hayseed."

After viewing the series in its entirety take the Final Exam. All participants receiving a final Exam Grade of 70% or above will receive a "Certificate of Farming Competency," compliments of the Anne Arundel County Extension Office.

Module 1: Introduction to Farming & Course Orientation
Module 2: The Science and Stewardship of Soils
Module 3: Fundamentals of Farm Machinery
Module 4: Plants That Farmers Grow 
Module 5: Integrated Pest Management

Future Module Topics
Farm Business & Enterprise Development
Modern Vegetable Farmer
Modern Fruit Farmer
Grain Farming
Pasture & Hay Management
Livestock the Farmers Raise

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