University of Maryland Extension

Open House/Tour

Field Day - Getting the Most From Your cover Crop

Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
University of Maryland Central Maryland Research and Education Center
Planting cover crops by early September and letting them grow through April can provide a host of potential benefits, including capturing hundreds of pounds of nitrogen and other nutrients, suppressing weeds, building soil organic matter and even increasing crop yields. But, getting a cover crop in...

University of Maryland Dairy Field Day and Tour

Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 - 8:00am
Central Maryland Research and Education Center – Clarksville Facility
University of Maryland Dairy Field Day and Tour Central Maryland Research and Education Center – Clarksville Facility **Continuing Education Credits in Nutrient Management will be available for attending** Please visit the link for registration and full agenda.

2017 College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Open House

Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Central MD Research & Education Center
Rain or shine! Something for everyone to see and do!

2017 College of AGNR Open House

Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Central Maryland Research & Education Center
Something for everyone to see and do! Workshops, exhibits, displays and hands-on learning for kids of all ages. Come see some of the important work being done at the College of Agriculture & Natural Resources across the state of Maryland as well as tour the Research & Education Center in...

Showcasing Cover Crops

Thursday, Sep. 7, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:30pm
Clear Meadow Farm
See two different research and demonstration plots that show the benefits of cover crops Learn the power of cover crops to boost grain crop yields through nitrogen and water avialability Hear Steven Mirsky (Research Ecologist, USDA Ag Research Service) and Nevin Dawson (Sustainable Agriculture...

2017 Cut Flower Farm tour

Tuesday, Sep. 12, 2017 - 8:15am to 4:00pm
Cordova and Federalsburg, MD
Tour of three commercial cut flower operations to see variety of crops and growing methods at farms of different sizes; includes talks on insects, diseases and cultural problems by UMD Extension faculty.

Pollinator Palooza

Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Washington County Agricultural Education Center
Help us save Butterflies and Bees! Classes on attracting pollinators Monarch Migration - 12:30 pm Creating a Monarch Waystation - 1:15 pm Information booths and demonstrations Trees for Bees How to Raise Monarch Butterflies Self-Watering Herb Gardens The Monarch Alliance MD and WV Native Plant...

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...

Master Garden Fest 2017 Baltimore County

Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
University of Maryland Extension
A Garden Celebration! Activities include: Scavenger hunts Fun with herbs Garden ideas and answers Children’s crafts and activities Worm composting Learn from and enjoy our Demonstration Gardens. Grow It Eat It Bay-Wise Kid’s Corner Pollen Nation Herb Composting A fun day with the whole family!...

Bay-wise & Beautiful Garden Tour

Saturday, Jul. 8, 2017 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Starting Location: 5807 Harford Rd - Harbel Community Organization
The Bay-Wise & Beautiful Garden tour hosted by the University of Maryland Extension Baltimore City Master Gardeners will feature gardens in Northeast Baltimore for 2017. All gardens featured on the tour have been Bay-Wise Certified and feature plants and gardening practices that are designed to...

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