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Talbot County

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Talbot Corn Club and Agronomy Program

The Talbot Agronomy Program has been active for over 60 consecutive years. This makes the Talbot Corn Club the oldest in the nation. Each year, local farmers enter the contest. Entries are tabulated and the awards are given out at the annual banquet. Our annual program includes a keynote speaker, a...

Beginning Farmers

The Maryland Collaborative for Beginning Farmer Success will increase the number of successful beginning farmers and acreage farmed by them in Maryland, with an emphasis on practical training for beginning farmers. The project builds on existing University of...

AG Extension Pages

Explore various topics on growing vegetables, farming or the different agriculture projects that are happening in the area. This page lists all of the agriuclture related websites within University of Maryland Extension!

Women in Agriculture

The Mid-Atlantic Women in Agriculture programs have gained unforeseen momentum in the last five years through Annie's Project, Annie's Project II: Managing for Today and Tomorrow, a multi-state Women in Agriculture Conference, local farm tours and social media. The program delivers risk and farm...

Extension Celebrates 100 Years

In 2014, Unversity of Maryland Extension will celebrate the100th anniversary of the Smith-Lever Act, which established the Cooperative Extension Service, a state-by-state national network of educators who extend unviersity-based research and knowledge to the people. Celebrate 100 years of extending...

Home Gardening

EXTRA! EXTRA! Just in time for gardening season* – step right up and get all of your questions answered! Such as: How do I get rid of those pesky weeds without chemicals? What is the best variety of tomato for a container garden? What is the best time to plant grass seed? Why is my boxwood turning...

Demonstration Gardens

Demonstration Garden Plant Lists: Look below to find the different Talbot County Master Gardener demonstration garden locations and their corresponding flora. The plants are chosen carefully according to site conditions and native habitat. Native plant species are best suited for Eastern Shore...


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