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Pasture Walk

Tuesday, May. 15, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Baltimore County Extension Office
Join us for a hands-on walking educational program through University of Maryland's Rotational Grazing Site located on the Baltimore County Agricultural Center and Farm Park. Participants will get a chance to speak with and ask questions with University of Maryland Extension and Soil Conservation...

Pasture Walk

Wednesday, May. 3, 2017 - 6:45pm to 8:30pm
Baltimore County Extension Office
The Extension office in conjunction with the Baltimore County Soil Conservation District will kick off the season with a pasture walk at the Baltimore County Center for Maryland Agriculture and Farm Park, 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030. This informal hands-on-pasture management discussion...

Pasture Walk - Promoting Healthy Soils

Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Kindred Spirit Farm
Pastures have started to green up. Did you know that having healthy soils will make your pasture more productive? Join UME agriculture educators on a pasture walk where you will learn how to scout a pasture to determine soil health and forage available for livestock to graze. Regularly scouting and...

Evening Equine Pasture Management Seminar

Thursday, Apr. 20, 2017 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Baltimore County Extension Office
University of Maryland Extension is offering an evening equine seminar focused on nutrient management and pasture management. Speakers include Dr. Amy Burk, equine specialist at the University of Maryland; she will be speaking on setting up and managing a rotational grazing system. Dr. Lester Vough...
This edition of University of Maryland Extension's Agronomy News contains information on managing pasture, Daniel Bug, Palmer Amaranth, Cover Crops, High Tunnels, Spined Soldier Bug and research and crop updates.More info

Pasture Walk to Control Buttercups

Thursday, Jun. 2, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Fox Wood Farm
This spring has brought weeks of rainy weather. With all the mud and rain, controlling pasture weeds has been challenging. This pasture walk will focus on controlling broadleaf weeds (including buttercups) in order to best manage pastures for weed control into the summer season. Identify weed...

Toxic Plant Seminar

Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Harford County Extension Office
Do you know what plants in your pasture pose a threat to your livestock? What steps are you taking to reduce your animals’ risk of eating something toxic? Dr. Anna Snarski and Extension Educator Sara BhaduriHauck will discuss the principles of plant toxicity, identification of toxic plants, and...

Pasture Site Tour and Hay Evaluation Workshop

Wednesday, Sep. 16, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Baltimore County Ag Center
If you have livestock, you are most likely feeding hay at least part of the year. Do you know how to tell whether your hay is high quality? If you buy hay, are you sure you’re paying a fair price for the quality of product? If you’ve got questions about hay, we’ve got answers! Dr. Les Vough,...

Pasture Walk at Jack Straw Farm

Thursday, Aug. 27, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Jack Straw Farm
Join us for an evening of hands-on, informal pasture management discussions and Q&A! The evening’s topics will include soil fertility, weed control, soil conservation, and grazing and grass management. We’ll also hear from the owners of Jack Straw Farm about strategies and challenges in...

Maryland Small Ruminant Expo

Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:15pm
Frederick County MD 4-H Camp & Activities Center
The all-day event will feature separate educational programs for adults and youth. The adult program will be divided into four educational tracks: 1) Forage/pasture; 2) marketing; 3) production and health, and 4) alternative enterprises (dairy, fiber, and vegetation control). Two tracks will be...

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