University of Maryland Extension

Harford County Midwinter Meeting

When: 
Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016 - 8:30am to 3:30pm
Where: 
Deer Creek Overlook
Address: 
Harford County 4-H Camp at the Rocks
8 Cherry Hill Road
Street, MD 21154
United States
Description/Notes: 

Join us for the 2016 Harford County Midwinter Meeting. As in the past, this meeting will satisfy requirements for nutrient applicator voucher renewal and pesticide private applicator recertication credit.

Registration is required in advance; the cost is $12 for those who pay in advance and $15 if paid at the door. To register, please call the Harford County Extension Office at 410-638-3255. You may mail your registration check, made payable to "Harford EAC" to us at PO Box 663, Forest Hill MD 21050.

8:30 a.m. - Registration

9:00 a.m.  - Community Agriculture Updates

9:30 a.m.  - PESTICIDE PROGRAM

  • Pesticide Regulation Update, Ashley Jones, Pesticide Regulation, Maryland Department of Agriculture
  • Non-Label Pesticide Applications, Dr. Kelly Hamby, Assistant Professor of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Killing Cover Crops Mechanically, Dr. Cerruti Hooks, Extension Specialist for Integrated Pest Management, University of Maryland, College Park

 11:30 a.m. - Lunch

 12:15 p.m.  - AG LAW PROGRAM

  • Easements in Maryland, Sarah Everhart, Legal Specialist, University of Maryland, Francis King Carey School of Law                        

 1:15 p.m. - NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

  • Nutrient Management Regulation Update, Darren Alles, Regional Nutrient Management Specialist, Maryland Department of Agriculture
  • Understanding Lime Requirements and Lime Alternatives, Dr. Jarrod Miller, Agriculture Extension Educator, University of Maryland Extension, Lower Eastern Shore
  • Detecting and Correcting Micronutrient Deficiencies, Dr. Nicole Fiorellino, Postdoctoral Associate for SOil Fertility, University of Maryland Extension, College Park

3:30 p.m. - Adjourn

Cost: 
$12 in advance or $15 at the door
Contact: 
Sara BhaduriHauck or Robin Wigley
Contact Email: 
sbh@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
410-638-3255
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