University of Maryland Extension

Small Farms

Developing Personal Risk Management Workshop, Day 3

Saturday, Mar. 25, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Prince George's County Soil Conservation District
The University of Maryland Extension Program at UMES is offering a series of three (3) workshops to teach farmers how to understand and implement farm business planning principles for successful risk management decision making. In this workshop each producer will prepare their own personal plan to...

Developing Personal Risk Management Workshop, Day 2

Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Prince George's County Soil Conservation District
The University of Maryland Extension Program at UMES is offering a series of three (3) workshops to teach farmers how to understand and implement farm business planning principles for successful risk management decision making. In this workshop each producer will prepare their own personal plan to...

Developing Personal Risk Management Workshop, Day 1

Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Prince George's County Soil Conservation District
The University of Maryland Extension Program at UMES is offering a series of three (3) workshops to teach farmers how to understand and implement farm business planning principles for successful risk management decision making. In this workshop each producer will prepare their own personal plan to...

2017 Starting a Small Commercial Farm Intensive for Local Markets

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 - 6:30pm to Wednesday, Mar. 22, 2017 - 9:00pm
Baltimore County Ag Center
In this workshop series, we’ll explore what it takes to be successful on a small-scale farm. Each session covers topics that are applicable to a variety of agricultural operations, including fruit and vegetable production. The program series including a look at how livestock can enhance a small...

2016 Starting a Small Commercial Farm Intensive for Local Markets

Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016 - 6:30pm to Wednesday, Mar. 23, 2016 - 9:00pm
Baltimore County Ag Center
In this workshop series, we’ll explore what it takes to be successful on a small-scale farm. Each session covers topics that are applicable to a variety of agricultural operations, including fruit and vegetable production. The program series including a look at how livestock can enhance a small...

Appalachia Grows Small Farms Conference - Various Registration Forms

Friday, Jan. 22, 2016 - 12:00pm to Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
Allegany Co., MD Fairgrounds
SAVE THE DATES! Updates and additonal information can be found at www.AppGrows.com Vendors & Sponsors Registeration form - Click Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/appalachia-grows-small-farms-conference-ven... Regular Registration form - Click here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/appalachia-...

Marketing Essentials

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm
Baltimore County Center for MD Agriculture
The focus of this workshop series is small-scale production, expecially for people interested in starting or improving their small farm success. Each session covers topics that are applicable to a variety of agricultural operations including fruits and vegetables using conventional, sustainable,...

Appalachia Grows - Small Farms Conference

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015 (All day)
Frostburg State University
The second part of the conference will be held on Saturday, January 24th and will feature six different tracks including vegetable production, small fruits, season extension using high tunnels, natural resoources, farm management & marketing and livestock production. The keynote speaker will be...

Appalachia Grows - New & Beginning Farmers

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015 - 4:00pm to 8:30pm
Frostburg State University
The Friday, January 23rd porgram will be focused on new and beginnning farms with topics including selecting farms, regulations, marketing and enterprise selection. For more information and to register log on to the website at http:www.appgrows.com
The November/December issue of the LES AG newsletter includes information on the UMES Small Farms Conference, Mid-Atlantic Crop Managment School, and nutrient managment and pesticide recertification.More info

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