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High Beef Prices

Meat Case
Ag Marketing - News Update Retail beef prices are at a 20 year high. I have been asked why? Why is beef so high? The reasons: Less beef in the US due to drought/weather. We are exporting more beef and increasing imports of more lower quality beef to be made into ground beef. The drought from 2...

New Grower Training

Friday, Jul. 25, 2014 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Caroline-Dorchester County Fairgrounds
Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers The University of Maryland Extension has created a one-day workshop for new poultry farmers on Delmarva focusing on poultry farm management. With today's environment, it is important to learn abou the many aspects of poultry farm management...

Poultry Growers Meeting

Monday, May. 12, 2014 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Princess Anne, MD
Poultry Growers Meeting May 12 - Princess Anne, MD May 13 - Centreville, MD Topics: "Legal Aspects of Commercial Poultry Farming" This event will cover a host of legal issues that impact commercial poultry operations. Issues to be covered include liability for 3rd parties on the farm, employment...

Poultry and Rabbit Slaughter/Processing Training Workshop – Southern Maryland Region

Friday, Apr. 11, 2014 (All day)
Calvert County Economic Development Building
The Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) in partnership with University of Maryland (UMD) and Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission will conduct a training workshop for poultry and rabbit slaughter and processing on Friday, April 11 at the Calvert County Economic Development...

Delmarva Broiler Lighting Conference

Tuesday, Mar. 11, 2014 - 8:00am to 10:00am
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Delmarva Broiler Lighting Conference Sponsored by the Universities of Delaware and Maryland In Cooperation with Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. Supported by: Delaware Electrical Cooperative Choptank Electrical Cooperative Delmarva Power Agenda Tuesday, March 11, 2014 8-10 a.m. - Delaware Electric...
State Veterinarian Offers Tips for Backyard Flock Owners Attending Poultry Events State Veterinarian Advises Backyard Flock Owners Attending Poultry Events to Protect their Flocks - Offers tips to...

Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers

Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 - 8:00am to 3:30pm
Wicomico Extension Office
POULTRY FARM MANAGEMENT FOR NEW & EXISITNG GROWERS The University of Maryland Extension has created a one-day workshop for new and existing poultry farmers on Delmarva focusing on poultry farm management. With today's environment, it is important to learn about the many aspects of poultry farm...

Poultry Growers Meeting

Friday, Oct. 18, 2013 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Princess Anne, MD
Poultry Growers Meeting -Day 2 Oct. 17 - Centerville, MD Oct. 18 - Princess Anne, MD Topics: "Getting Chicks off to a Good Start" and "Preparing for Winter" Register at: https://commercialpoultrygrowers.eventbrite.com/ For More Information: Contact Jon Moyle at 410-742-1178 or jmoyle@umd.edu ** A...

2013 National Meeting on Poultry Health, Processing, and Live Production

Monday, Oct. 7, 2013 - 8:00pm to Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 - 9:00am
Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel
2013 National Meeting on Poultry Health, Processing, and Live Production An educational program for chicken growers, focusing on energy savings on farms, is part of the October 8 presentations at the DPI- sponsored National Meeting on Poultry Health, Processing, and Live Production in Ocean City,...

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