University of Maryland Extension

Ag Upcoming Programs

High Tunnel Field Day

Date: Tuesday, August 28
Time: 9:45am – 12:00pm
Location: Western Maryland Research & Education Center, 18330 Keedysville Rd, Keedysville

This field day will review pest management and soil fertility in high tunnels, as well as how to set up your own high tunnel. Lunch will be provided. This field day is free, but registration is required. To register, please contact Christina Maroulis-Castro at or 301-600-3576 by Monday, August 27.


Farm Business Class

Dates: Wednesday September 26, October 3, and October 10
Time: 6:30-9:00pm
Location: Frederick County Extension Office, 330 Montevue Lane, Frederick

Are you looking to make a business plan for your farm?  Then come join us for three consecutive Wednesday evenings this fall.  During this class, attendees will walk through the steps of creating a business plan, which includes your mission and goals, marketing strategy, enterprise budgeting, and management plan.  Classes will be taught by Dale Johnson, Farm Management Extension Specialist, and Kelly Nichols, Frederick County Ag Agent.  Light refreshments will be provided.

The cost of this class is $25 per farm/family. To register, please contact Christina Maroulis-Castro at or 301-600-3576.

Please check back for other programs.

For more information call 301-600-3576 or email

Maintained by the IET Department of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. © 2018. Web Accessibility