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Urban Gardening Fall Event
Aug 24, 2017 -- NEW! Let’s Get Growing! Saturday, October 14th Visit the Silver Spring Library, where Montgomery County Master Gardener volunteers will answer questions, offer information, give...
2018 Spring Conference
Aug 8, 2017 -- The Montgomery County Master Gardener Spring Gardening Conference is scheduled for February 24, 2018. (Snow date is March 3, 2018).  The conference will be held at University of...
Grow It Eat It 2018 Spring Open House
Aug 8, 2017 -- Montgomery County Master Gardeners is hosting our 2018 Spring Grow It Eat It Open House on April 28, 2018. Click here to view our event brochure from the 2017...
FAMACHA Scoring
FAMACHA© Workshops Scheduled
Jun 19, 2017 -- Two FAMACHA© Workshops have been scheduled in Maryland. The first workshop will be held ...
Grow It Eat It 2017 Spring Open House
Mar 8, 2017 -- Click here to view our event brochure from the 2017 Spring Grow It Eat It Open House....
2017 Spring Conference
Jan 5, 2017 -- The Montgomery County Master Gardener Spring Gardening Conference is scheduled for February 25, 2017. The conference will be held at University of Maryland Extension Montgomery County Office,...
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...
Grow It Eat It 2016 Summer Open House
May 30, 2016 -- The Montgomery County Summer Grow It Eat It event will take place on Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 9 am to 1 pm (with some children's programs starting earlier.)  We will have our traditional...
“Grow Anywhere” Gardening Expo in Silver Spring
Mar 16, 2016 -- The Urban Gardening initiative of the Montgomery County Master Gardeners will host a Gardening Expo on Saturday April 30, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Silver Spring Civic Building at...
Fifth Annual Grow It Eat It (GIEI) Open House
Mar 15, 2016 -- The Montgomery County Master Gardeners, part of University of Maryland Extension, will host a GIEI Spring Open House on Sunday, May 1, 2016, 12:00 pm–4:00 pm at the Montgomery County Extension,...
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...
Close Encounters with Agriculture
Another Successful Year for Close Encounters with Agriculture
Nov 2, 2015 -- Over the final 3 weeks in October we have welcomed more than 4,000 students, teachers and chaperones to the Close Encounters program. Close Encounters with Agriculture is an award winning...
2015 Annual Harvest Festival CANCELLED
Oct 1, 2015 -- 2015 ANNUAL HARVEST FESTIVAL CANCELLED!
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...
Close Encounters with Agriculture
Thank you Close Encounters Volunteers!
Nov 6, 2013 -- We would like to take a moment to thank our volunteers for their teaching efforts with regard to Close Encounters with Agriculture. They are the key to the program as...
2013 Maryland State 4-H Aerospace Challenge
Aug 6, 2013 -- Sunday July 21st, twenty-two 4-H competitors from five counties competed in the 2013 Maryland State 4-H Aerospace Challenge, held at the Howard County Fairgrounds.  The challenge determined the...
News from EFNEP
May 9, 2013 -- Marlene Orantes, EFNEP Educator in Montgomery County, presented a poster at the National EFNEP Conference in Washington, DC on March 12, 2013.  The poster, entitled “Pilot Testing a New Model for...
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