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College of Agriculture & Natural Resources


Apr 14, 2014

2014 Farming: Pencil to Plow Class Graduates
On April 10, 2014, the University of Maryland Extension held the graduation ceremony for Farming: Pencil to Plow for 9 aspiring farmers who completed the 8 week Agricultural Entrepreneurship traini

Apr 8, 2014

33rd Annual Maryland 4-H Golf Tournament in Honor of Marlin K. Hoff
The Maryland 4-H Foundation is hosting the 33rd Annual Maryland 4-H Golf Tournament on Monday, May 19th. Register now online or by sending in a filled out form.

Apr 7, 2014

2014 Carroll County 4-H Senior Ambassador Team
Congratulations to the new 4-H Senior Ambassador Team:

Apr 4, 2014

"Planting" Agriculture at Gwynn Park High School
On March 19th students from the newly established Curriculum for Agricultural Science Education (CASE) program at

Apr 1, 2014

Purple Up for Military Children
Show   your support of our young hero's and wear purple on April 15 and join the   Nation in the

Mar 31, 2014

Maryland 4-H Wildlife Habitat Education Program Contest
The MD 4-H Wildlife Habitat Education Program (WHEP) Contest provides an opportunity for youth in all 4-H age divisions to test their skills in wildlife identification, apply their knowledge of eco

Mar 28, 2014

Lego Day for Kids
On March 11, the A*STAR 4-H Robotics Club of Allegany County visited Chick-fil-A in Cumberland for Lego Day. The club brought many Lego robots.

Mar 26, 2014

Interviewing Maryland Leaders of Agriculture-Related Non-Profits and Government Agencies
During April and May of 2013, members of the Agriculture Law Education Project team conducted in-depth, one-on-one structured intervi

Mar 25, 2014

Spring Nutrient Management News
Even it doesn’t feel like it yet, it is spring! Our goal is to have current Nutrient Management Plans in our client’s hands prior to any nutrient applications, but that depends on you.
Safety Tips for Tractor Drivers and Motorists
April is almost here, meaning planting season is just around the corner. After a winter hiatus, tractors and other farm equipment will be making their debuts back onto roadways soon.


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