University of Maryland Extension


2017 Agriculture Law Environmental Law Conference

Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Doubletree Hotel
2017 Agriculture and Enviormental Law Conference Registration opens 9/1/2017. Discussion topics to include: Hot Legal Issues in Agriculture Legal Resources for Improving Soil Health Antibiotics and Livestock Conservation and the 2018 Farm Bill Organics: Certified, Transitional, Livestock, Oh My!

2017 Mid Atlantic Crop Management School

Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 - 10:00am to Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
Princess Royale, Ocean City, MD
The school offers a 2 ½-day format with a variety of breakout sessions. Individuals needing training in soil and water, nutrient management, crop management and pest management can create their own schedule by choosing from 5 program options offered each hour. Emphasis is placed on new and advanced...

ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show

Sunday, Jul. 30, 2017 - 8:00am to Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
The International Society of Arboriculture presents a weekend of education, workshops and networking for foresters related to the slogan, “One World Under One Canopy.” Download the conference’s app at or download a printable registration form at http://www.isa-arbor...

Commercial Poultry Grower Discussion Group

Friday, Jun. 16, 2017 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Tilghman Terrace Meeting Room
The University of Maryland Extension and the University of Delaware Cooperative Extension is hosting an opportunity for growers to come totgether to discuss important topics. These groups will share thoughts, ideas, and education on poultry production. Ther will be three groups established on...

22nd Annual Procrastinator's Pesticide & Urban Nutrient Mngmt Conference

Friday, Jun. 9, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:30pm
Agricultural History Farm Park
ONLY 10 SEATS REMAINING! Recommended for anyone needing to complete pesticide re-certification in the following categories: DC - 3A, 3B, 3C, 5 MD - 2, 3A, 3B, 3C, 5, 6, 8, 10 VA - 3-A, 3-B, 5-A, 60 Click to register on Eventbrite.

Nutrient Management Update

Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
National Wildlife Visitor's Center
Save the date for the Maryland Department of Agriculture's "Nutrient Management Update" program on December 6th, 2017. Continuing education credits will be availabe and details about regulatory issues will be discussed. Registration details to follow.

Ag Outlook and Policy Conference

Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 (All day)
Hold the date for the annual AREC Ag Outlook and Policy Conference. Plans are currently underway for the conference and future details will be posted here.

Crop Insurance Workshop

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 - 8:30am to 3:30pm
Comfort Inn
The plans for this year's Maryland Crop Insurance Workshop are being finalized with expert speakers to discuss insights into current issues impacting the federal crop insurance program. This year's workshop will include: Dale Hawks with USDA's National Ag Statistic Service to discuss current crop...

Advanced Good Agricultural Practices/Good Handling Practices for Fruit & Vegetable Producers Training

Monday, Mar. 27, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Maryland Department of Agriculture (Downstairs Conference Room)
ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Maryland Department of Agriculture, University of Maryland Extension, and University of Maryland will be conducting an advanced food safety training workshop for fruit and vegetable producers on Monday, March 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Maryland Department of...


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