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Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Carroll County Agricultural Center
University of Maryland Extension MID-ATLANTIC SMALL FLOCK EXPO February 10, 2018 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Register at: Adult (18-up) $10; Youth (10-17) $5.00; Children (0-9) Free; 4-H or FFA (with proof...

Sales of Poultry and Rabbit Meat in Maryland

As more individuals become interested in producing their own meat from home raised birds and rabbits, questions arise about regulations for marketing those products to Maryland buyers. Please review the following information taken from federal regulations, Maryland Department of Health and Mental...

Delmarva Poultry University-Industry Partnership Summit

Friday, Apr. 7, 2017 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
University of Maryland Deans, Craig Beyrouty (UMCP) and Moses Kairo (UMES), are pleased to welcome the poultry industry, university, federal and state partners, and stakeholders to the Delmarva Poultry University-Industry Partnership Summit that will be held on April 7, 2017 (9:00AM-3:00PM) at the...

Mid Atlantic Small Flock Expo

Saturday, Apr. 1, 2017 (All day)
Caroline County 4-H Park
Please join our University of Maryland Poultry Educators and invited guests for the 2017 Mid Atlantic Small Flock Expo! Held April 1, 2017 at the Caroline County 4-H Park, this event will include a full day of seminars on small flock care, a vendor area, and food available for purchase. This is a...

Raising Backyard Chickens

Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
Crisfield Public Library
Raising Backyard Chickens Presented by the Maryland Extension Office Curious about raising backyard chickens? Have you thought of starting your own flock? Join us for this informative program! Saturday, February 25, at 10 a.m.

SAVE THE DATE! Mid Atlantic Small Flock Expo

Saturday, Apr. 1, 2017 (All day)
Caroline County 4-H and Youth Park, Denton, Maryland
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - Mid Atlantic Small Flock Expo! Join University of Maryland experts for a free day of education on Small Flock Husbandry. Details coming soon!!

Delaware Ag Week

Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 (All day) to Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 (All day)
Delaware State Fairgrounds, Harrington DE
Monday, January 9, 2017 – Poultry Session – Afternoon – Poultry Session – Evening – Fruit Session – Beef Session Tuesday, January 10, 2017 – FVGAD General Session – FVGAD Fresh Market/Vine Crops Session – FVGAD Awards Banquet – Hay and Pasture Conference – Morning – Hay and Pasture Conference –...

Poultry 101: Starting Your Small Flock

Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 - 3:30pm to 8:00pm
Baltimore County Ag Center
Are you thinking about starting a small flock this spring but don’t know where to begin? Look no further! This workshop will introduce you to everything you need to know to successfully begin raising poultry. Topics will include zoning and legal restrictions on keeping poultry, housing needs,...

Best Practices for Animal Quarantine

Quarantining new and sick animals is a practice that most livestock producers are familiar with. With the spreading avian flu predicted to reach Maryland in the coming months, it’s also something that’s been on the forefront of my mind recently. We all know that quarantine is important in reducing...

Poultry Fact or Fiction Workshop

Wednesday, Apr. 29, 2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
11767 Beechwood St., Princess Anne, MD
Please pre-register by April 28, 2015.


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