University of Maryland Extension


Timely Issues In Mid-Atlantic Agriculture: Agricultural Trade

Tuesday, Jul. 17, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
With international trade issues currently in the news, agricultural producers understandably have questions about how changes in U.S. trade policy could impact U.S. agriculture. Those involved with agriculture in and around Maryland should register now for the Department of Agricultural and...

Don't Hit That Buzzer

Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Odenton Regional Library
Honey Bees have a fascinating way of communicating with each other & sharing the location of the best gardens to find nectar. BEE KEEPERS explain how these mighty little flyers find nectar, bring it back to the hive & produce honey. The Bee Keepers bring an enclosed hive so you can watch...

UME General Forestry Course

Saturday, Sep. 1, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 (All day)
Becoming a Steward of the Land UME Forestry Program Offers Certification Course QUEENSTOWN – Learn to be a steward of the land this fall with the University of Maryland Extension General Forestry Course. Both paper and online versions of the course will be offered, beginning Sept.1 through Dec. 15...

Baltimore County Master Gardener: Children’s Gardening Summer Series

Saturday, Jul. 14, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:00am
University of Maryland Extension, Baltimore County
Inviting Creatures into the Garden Join us for an enlightening and thoroughly engaging experience with the creatures of our gardens. Each session will focus on beneficial garden creatures. We will demonstrate how each creature helps enhance the vitality of the garden and will build creature houses...

Cecil County Fair "Ask the Expert" Open Session

Wednesday, Jun. 20, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Cecil County Extension Office
"Ask the Expert" session is to help 4-H youth fill out their Cecil County Fair entry forms and entry tags and answer any fair related questions.

2018 Maryland Woodland Stewards Workshop

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018 - 5:30pm to Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 - 3:15pm
Shepherd's Spring Retreat Center
The Maryland Woodland Stewards program teaches enthusiastic individuals how to be good stewards of natural land, and good advocates for forest and wildlife stewardship in their community. The Maryland Woodland Stewards Project (formerly the Coverts Project) is an educational program of University...

2018 4-H Dog Fun Day

Saturday, Jun. 16, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
St Mary's County Fairgrounds
4-H Dog Fun Day is an event for all 4-Hers, whether they have dogs or not! You do not have to be enrolled in the 4-H Dog Project or plan to train or show a dog to attend. 4-Hers are welcome to bring their dogs, but dogs are not required to attend. Pre-Register by Thursday, June 14, 2018! See the...

IPM in the Garden

Tuesday, Jul. 24, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Galilee Garden at Harbor View
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is a knowledge-based, wholistic approach to managing pests at an acceptable level. Gardens, and landscapes are complex ecosystems; IPM seeks balance between pests and beneficials. This hands on class with the Queen Anne's County Master Gardeners will emphasizes...

Pest and Disease Scouting Workshop

Saturday, Jun. 23, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Cottingham Farm, Easton MD
In this workshop, we will learn good technique for scouting your fields; how to identify possible pests and diseases; and the biological control, organic, and IPM options for addressing the problems you’ve identified. We will cover some of the common pests and plant diseases in our region and will...

Hops Part 2: Hops Bine Care and Maintenence

Wednesday, Jun. 6, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Brookeville Beer Farm
Tour a hopyard in season and learn to care for hops bines! Join us at the Brookeville Beer Farm for the second in a series of three hops growing events. We’ll tour the hopyard and discuss irrigation requirements, fungicide regimens, and fertilizer applications. A pizza and beer tasting will close...


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