University of Maryland Extension


Soil Microbes Every Agronomist Should Know

Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
This webinar will focus on the challenges and benefits of managing soil biology rather than relying only on chemically based systems, along with the key roles that soil microbes play in agroecosystems. Agricultural soils can be a hostile environment for soil microbes. Current cropping systems...

Soil Health - Focus on Nutrients

Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
The topics covered in this webinar will include an overview of soil health management practices, changes to expect in the soil organic matter, some of the major microbial groups involved in carbon and nitrogen dynamics, the role of soil enzymes, and how the choice of cover crops can help manage...

Precision Dairy Technology Program

Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017 - 9:30am to 2:30pm
Garrett College CTTC
Precision Dairy Technology Program University of Maryland Extension will be hosting a Precision Dairy Technology Program December 14 th at Garrett College CTTC building in Accident, MD from 9:30am to 2:30pm. The focus of this program will be Precision Technology use in the Dairy Farming. Invited...

Mt. Top Fruit and Vegetable Meeting

Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:30pm
Garrett College CTTC
Schedule 9:00 - 9:50 Session I Cucurbit Vegetable Diseases Kate Everts, Extension Specialist, University of Maryland Economics of Grafted Tomatoes in High Tunnels Willie Lantz, University of Maryland Extension 10:00 – 10:50 Session 2 Understanding the Food Safety Modernization Act – Post Harvest...

2018 Central Maryland Vegetable Growers Meeting

Friday, Jan. 26, 2018 - 8:30am to 3:30pm
Friendly Farms Restaurant
Commercial Vegetable Growers are invited to the 2018 Central Maryland Vegetable Growers Meeting on Friday, January 26, 2018. Many topics will be covered in connection with vegetable growing in Maryland. This meeting will serve as recertification for Maryland Private Pesticide Applicators, as well...

Enhanced Efficiency Fertilizers:Nitrification and Urease Inhibitors

Tuesday, Sep. 26, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Participants will understand the use, limitations and applicability of nitrification and urease inhibitors. Go to this address that day of the webinar: Maryland Department of Agriculture has granted 1 hour of continuing...

The 4R's:Selecting the "Right Source" of Nutrients (IPNI)

Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
Go to Under the News and Information column, check " webinars " to register. Maryland Department of Agriculture has apporved 1 hour of continuing ed credit for this webinar.

2017 Late Summer Vegetable Twilight

Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Wye Research & Education Center
The 2017 Late Summer Vegetable Twilight Meeting at the Wye Research and Education Center is scheduled for Wednesday, August 23, 2017 . Many topics will be covered, such as: the CONSERVE program; High Tunnel Ground Cherry Production; BT technology in Sweet Corn; Sustainable Weed Management, Red...

Webinar-Ag Leasing 101- Termination, Lease Form & Vital Terms

Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Did your your farm lease begin on January 1st? Do you want to terminate? Do you know when notice needs to be given (hint- it is very, very soon). Tune in to hear Sarah Everhart, ALEI Senior Research Associate and Legal Specialist give an overview of the proper way to terminate this year's farm...

Lower Shore Master Gardener Annual Training Program

Saturday, Sep. 9, 2017 - 9:30am to Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017 - 12:30am
28647 Old Quantico Rd., Salisbury, MD- 21801
The Master Gardener Program will be taught the fall of 2017 at Wicomico County Extension Office on Saturday mornings from 9 am to 12 noon starting September 9th to November 18th. The Master Gardener Mission is to Educate Maryland residents about safe, effective and sustainable horticultural...


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