University of Maryland Extension

Farmer Training and Certification for Intensive Small-scale Food Producing Operations (Day 2 of 7)

When: 
Friday, Mar. 9, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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Where: 
University of Maryland Extension - Baltimore City
Address: 
University of Maryland Extension - Baltimore City
6615 Reisterstown Road
Suite 201
Baltimore, MD 21215
United States
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Description/Notes: 

This 6-part Farmer Training and Certification (FTC) series will provide an opportunity for CSAs and growers for farmers’ markets with small intensive food production operations to learn how to develop nutrient management plans for their own operations.  This series will emphasize carbon and nitrogen cycling and provide detailed information about the behavior of various organic sources of nutrients in addition to the nutrient management plan development process.   

Meeting dates are March 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 29 (exam), April 5 (plan writing), 2018 from 1 PM – 4 PM each afternoon.

See link below for registration form and additional information.  

Maryland Department of Agriculture co-sponsors this event, handles the registration process, and adminsters the certification program.  

Cost: 
$20
Contact: 
Mike Webster
Contact Email: 
mike.webster@maryland.gov
Contact Phone: 
410841-5959
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