University of Maryland Extension

Urban Farmer Winter Meeting

When: 
Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Where: 
Great Kids Farm, Catonsville, MD
Event Type: 
Description/Notes: 

2nd Annual Urban Farmers Winter Meeting

Urban farmers are invited to the second annual Urban Farmers Winter Meeting on Sunday afternoon, January 27, 2019, from 12:30 to 5:00 pm.

 

UMD Extension and Farm Alliance of Baltimore invite you to come socialize and network with other urban farmers while you learn the latest on urban farming production, business management, policy, and community development. 

Date: Sunday afternoon, January 27, 2019 from 12:30 to 5:00 pm
Location: Great Kids Farm, 6601 Baltimore National Pike (Route 40), Catonsville, MD
Cost: $15 general admission, $10 for Farm Alliance members, 
           4 need-based scholarships are available. To apply, please fill out this form:             
           https://ume.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0cTKoE8B0tMwzT7
           For best consideration, please apply for the scholarship by January 20, 2019. 

Register: Online here

Meeting topics:

  • Salinity in growing media

  • Organic certification

  • Whole Farm Planning

  • Building land security for urban farms

  • Tour of a commercial kitchen

  • Networking among urban farmers

If you have any questions, or need an accomodation, please contact Neith Little at nglittle@umd.edu or 410-856-1850x123

The University of Maryland, College of Agriculture and Natural Resources programs are open to all and will not discriminate against anyone because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, or national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation, or gender identity and expression.
Los programas del Colegio de Agricultura y Recursos Naturales de la Universidad de Maryland están abiertos a todos y no discriminará contra nadie debido a raza, edad, sexo, color, orientación sexual, discapacidad física o mental, religión, descendencia, origen nacional, estatus matrimonial, información genética, afiliación política, o identificación y expresión de género.

Contact: 
Neith Little
Contact Email: 
nglittle@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-856-1850 x123
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