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2018 Maryland Crop Production Meetings Announced
Oct 23, 2017 -- University of Maryland Extension has announced dates for this year’s crop production meetings that will be conducted around the state between December and March.  The most recent research,...
FAMACHA Scoring
FAMACHA© Workshops Scheduled
Jun 19, 2017 -- Two FAMACHA© Workshops have been scheduled in Maryland. The first workshop will be held ...
New Problem in the Garden: Garlic Viruses
Aug 10, 2016 -- In the past, I have talked about several different problems with garlic, be it mites, nematodes, fungal or bacterial diseases. However, this year I am seeing something different that I will just...
Catface in tomato
Catfacing Problems in Tomato Fruit
Aug 10, 2016 -- There have been some reports from growers of several sets of tomato fruit with catfacing or that are deformed (Fig 1). Catfacing results in fruit with deep indentations in the blossom end or fruit...
Winter Crop Production Meetings
Dec 2, 2015 -- Maryland Crop Production Meetings Planned University of Maryland Extension has announced dates for this year’s crop production meetings that will be conducted around the state...
Meet Dean Beyrouty
Nov 6, 2015 -- Dr. Craig Beyrouty officially started on November 1st as Dean of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Maryland. In this role, he will also serve as...
University of Maryland to Award Scholarships to 4-H State Fair Winners
Aug 5, 2015 -- Youth participating in 4-H competitions during the upcoming 2015 Maryland State Fair in Timonium, Md. will have an extra incentive to put on a good...
Cover - 2016 Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations
2016 Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations
Feb 23, 2015 -- The 2016 Mid-Atlantic Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations has just been released. Please note these recommendations are written for commercial producers and are not intended for use by...
Farm Management Classes for Women
Jan 5, 2015 -- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECONTACT Karen Basinger 410-313-1908Farm Management Classes for Women Annie’s...
Upcoming Farm Bill Workshops Announced For Maryland Producers
Oct 31, 2014 --             USDA – Farm Service Agency University of Maryland’s Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC), University of Maryland Extension (UME), Maryland Department of Agriculture...
Maryland Make it With Wool Sewing School!
Feb 18, 2014 -- A workshop for youth and adults from beginner to experienced skill levels
Ag Week at the Mall Schedule
Feb 4, 2014 -- FREDERICK COUNTY AGRICULTURE WEEK The Frederick County Agriculture Week will be held on February 17-22, 2014 at the Francis Scott Key Mall in Frederick, Maryland with the...
Front cover 2015 Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations for Maryland
2014 Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations for Maryland
Jan 22, 2014 -- The Maryland Commercial Vegetable Production Recommendations for 2015, has just been released. This guide replaces all previous editions. Please note these recommendations are written for...
New Leadership for University of Maryland Extension
Jan 16, 2014 -- The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Maryland is pleased to announce Dr. Stephen Wright as the new Associate Dean/Associate Director of University of Maryland...
Winner Drawn for the 2013 Wounded Warrior Raffle
Nov 12, 2013 -- The Winner on the Wounded Warriors Rifle Drawing was picked on September 15th at the Silverado Gun show in Howard County. Congratulations to Mr. Al Woolfolk of Accokeek, MD for winning our...
Junior Joanna Cleaver with her dog Jack
First Year Junior Tailwagger wins big at the MD State Fair
Oct 23, 2013 -- The Maryland State Fair Division K - Dogs competition in obedience and fitting & showmanship was held August 22, 2013. Tailwagger club member, Joanna Cleaver, competed with her...
Winners Announced for the 2013 Sportman's Drawing
Sep 26, 2013 -- We wish to send a special "Thank You" to those who helped with this effort, those who purchased a ticket to support our program and to those who helped make this Drawing a Success!  Many...
151st Annual Great Frederick Fair Frederick County 4-Hers in the News
Sep 23, 2013 -- In case you missed it - here are some of the 4-H stories featured in the Frederick News Post. Coverage...
Megan and Jeremy delivering caps to St. Jude's Children's Hospital
Former Frederick County 4-H shows what the H's are really all about!
Jul 31, 2013 -- Megan Toms, a former 4-Her and Frederick County's 2012 4-H Queen, embraced all four H's this year at Stevenson University.  As part of the honors program at Stevenson University, students are...
Youth Gardening Scavenger Hunt at Frederick County Extension Office
Jul 1, 2013 -- On June 3, 2013, UME Master Gardeners in Frederick Co. held the first ‘Demonstration Garden Scavenger Hunt’ for preschool age children and their parents.  Twenty one...
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