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College of Agriculture & Natural Resources


Oct 29, 2014

Upcoming Farm Bill Workshops Announced
            USDA – Farm Service Agency University of Maryland’s Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC), University of Maryland Extension (UME), Maryland Department of Agricu

Oct 27, 2014

Fall Growing with Grains
Fall Growing with Grains
On October 10th and 11th, the Ag Center opened its doors to two local elementary schools interested in exposing students to the science behind grains.  For a few hours each mo
Super Sonic Sparks 4-H Hosts Northwest MD VEX Robotics Competition
On Saturday October 25, 2014, thirty five VEX robotics teams came together at the Carroll County Ag Center to play the 2014-2015 VEX robotics competition game Skyrise.

Oct 20, 2014

Westminster 4-H Club Gives Back
Westminster 4-H Club is kicking off the holiday season of giving by donating a wreath to the 17th Annual Festival of Wreaths.

Oct 17, 2014

Maryland 4-Hers Win at National Youth Engineering Challenge
Maryland 4-Hers won first place in three events – Aerospace, Robotics and Small Engines.
Carroll County at the State Poultry Judging Contest
The State Poultry Judging Contest was held August 30, at the Timonium Fairgrounds. Ten county Poultry Judging 4-Hers were able to participate in the state contest.

Oct 16, 2014

Thousands Brave Rain, Clouds for AGNR Fall Open House
Despite overcast skies, intermittent rain and chilly temperatures, approximately 2,200 people traveled to the Central Maryland Research and Education Center on Saturday, October 11 for the annual C

Oct 15, 2014

Clover Buddies visit the Gamber & Community Volunteer Fire Department
The Clover Buddies 4-H Club visited the Gamber & CommunityVolunteer Fire Department for Fire Prevention month.

Oct 14, 2014

Solutions for Community Supported Agriculture
Community Supported Agriculture – or CSA – is a growing national trend that allows consumers to buy fresh, locally grown produce directly from farms in their own communities.

Oct 7, 2014

Image of Agriculture Symposium, December 3, 2014
LEAD Maryland Class VIII Fellows present the LEAD Maryland Foundation's Biennial Symposium: "Image of Agriculture: Ag Evolution, Food Revolution"


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