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Research tour: Best Management Practices for Substrate, Water and Nutrient Management of Urban Farming Systems

Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Research Greenhouse Complex, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Research tour: Best Management Practices for Substrate, Water and Nutrient Management of Urban Farming Systems Feb 28, 2019 5 to 8 PM Research Greenhouses, University of Maryland, College Park, MD (click here for Google Maps link) Come see first-hand the on-going research and preliminary results of...

Learn more about mushroom production (fungiculture)

Article by Neith Little, UMD Extension Agent, Urban Agriculture, Baltimore City Dec 4, 2018 Photo taken by Neith Little at Real Food Farm, Baltimore, MD Edible mushrooms can be cultivated outdoors on inoculated logs, or indoors on a substrate such as sawdust or grain. Outdoor production is popular...

Learn more about mushroom production (fungiculture)

Article by Neith Little, UMD Extension Agent, Urban Agriculture, Baltimore City Dec 4, 2018 Photo taken by Neith Little at Real Food Farm, Baltimore, MD Edible mushrooms can be cultivated outdoors on inoculated logs, or indoors on a growth medum such as sawdust, grain, or compost. Outdoor...

Learn more about livestock suited to urban production

Article by Neith Little, UMD Extension Agent, Urban Agriculture, Baltimore City Dec 4, 2018 Photo by Edwin Remsberg, © University of Maryland--AGNR Image Library. The types of livestock raised in urban areas are constrained by both space and local regulations. Some municipalities allow the keeping...

Urban Farmer Winter Meeting

Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Great Kids Farm, Catonsville, MD
2nd Annual Urban Farmers Winter Meeting Urban farmers are invited to the second annual Urban Farmers Winter Meeting on Sunday afternoon, January 27, 2019, from 12:30 to 5:00 pm. UMD Extension and Farm Alliance of Baltimore invite you to come socialize and network with other urban farmers while you...
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