University of Maryland Extension

Beginning Small Farm Workshop Series

When: 
Wednesday, Mar. 21, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Where: 
Agricultural History Farm Park
Address: 
Montgomery County Extension Office
18410 Muncaster Rd
Derwood, MD 20855
United States
Event Type: 
Presenter: 
Various
Description/Notes: 

Beginning Small Farm Workshop Series - Commercial Food Production and Marketing for the New Farmer on Small Acreage.

Classes will be held Wednesday evenings from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm on the following dates:

January 10, 2018 - Networking and Introductions

January 17, 2018 - Laws and Regulations for Agriculture

January 24, 2018 - NO CLASS

January 31, 2018 - Basic Hands on Mechanics

February 7, 2018 - Mechanics (part 2)

February 14, 2018 - Cover Crops for All Seasons/Getting a Handle on Soil and Plant Nutrient Needs

February 21, 2018 - Banking and Loan Options

February 28, 2018 - Season Extension Technologies

March 7, 2018 - Marketing Trends

March 14, 2018 - Ethnic Vegetables

March 21, 2018 - Weeds and Weed Control

March 28, 2018 - Understanding How to Manage Local Regulations

Register here!

Contact: 
Chuck Schuster
Contact Email: 
cfs@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
301-590-2807
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