Oct 9, 2015

FSNT for Nitrogen Applications on Wheat and Barley
Farmers who plant wheat and barley for grain production must determine soil nitrate levels before applying additional nitrogen.
Fall Nutrient Management Planning
Fall is already here: corn silage harvest is coming to a close, and the corn grain harvest has started. WOW! Where did summer go?

Oct 7, 2015

4-H State Poultry Judging Contest
The 4-H State Poultry Judging Contest was held September 5, at the Timonium State Fairgrounds. Nine Carroll County 4-H contestants participated in the contest.

Oct 1, 2015

2015 Annual Harvest Festival CANCELLED

Sep 30, 2015

UMD Extension Encourages Residents to Get Walking on October 7
University of Maryland Extension (UME) is partnering with the state Department of Mental Health and Hygiene and the state Department of Education to promote

Sep 28, 2015

ANSC Faculty Member Appointed to National, State Leadership Roles
Amy Burk, PhD, an associate professor in the Department of Animal & Avian Sciences and Extension specialist, is serving in positions of leadership at both the

Sep 25, 2015

Legal Issues in Animal Agriculture: Understanding the Recent Idaho Ag Gag Law Ruling
            A recent federal court ruling in Idaho has brought the debate over so-called “ag gag” laws to a head in many areas of the country.

Sep 24, 2015

Maryland 4-H Volunteer Forum - Nov. 20-22
Come join us for 2015 Maryland 4-H Volunteer and Teen Forum, November 20-22, in Ocean City, MD.

Sep 23, 2015

Oyster Farmers Get a Leg Up in the Business
James Pitcher grabs a rope dangling off his wooden dock and hauls up a cage filled with dripping oysters. The shellfish are growing in knotty clumps, and they’re getting big.

Sep 22, 2015


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