University of Maryland Extension

urban farms

Urban Farmer Field School: Planning to achieve your farm financial goals

Monday, Oct. 29, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
UMD Extension, Baltimore City Office
Urban Farmer Field School series This summer, join University of Maryland Extension on urban farms in Prince George's County and Baltimore City. Each Urban Farmer Field School in the series will cover a different topic, but every Field School will provide you the opportunity to learn in a hands-on...

Feeding your crops right on an urban farm

Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
UMD Extension, Baltimore City Office
Been farming for a few years, and feel ready to step up your soil fertility game? Need to get certified to write your own nutrient management plan, but feel intimidated by the math and chemistry involved? Bringing in imported soil or compost, and struggling with what substrates to mix and how to...

How to interpret salinity test results

Salinity matters for high tunnels and growth media Neith Little, Urban Agriculture Extension Agent Dr. Andrew Ristvey, Extension Specialist for Commercial Horticulture Salinity is an important consideration for management of healthy soil and growth media, particularly in high tunnels or hoop houses...
BALTIMORE, MD — University of Maryland Extension will host five farmer field school workshops to help urban farmers develop their agricultural enterprises for success. Held at farms across Prince...

Urban Farmer Field School: Saving money and water with drip irrigation

Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
The Greener Garden, Baltimore, MD
Urban Farmer Field School series This summer, join University of Maryland Extension on urban farms in Prince George's County and Baltimore City. Each Urban Farmer Field School in the series will cover a different topic, but every Field School will provide you the opportunity to learn in a hands-on...

Urban Farmer Field School: Insurance and business structures

Monday, Sep. 24, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Civic Works' Clifton Mansion, Baltimore, MD
Urban Farmer Field School series This summer, join University of Maryland Extension on urban farms in Prince George's County and Baltimore City. Each Urban Farmer Field School in the series will cover a different topic, but every Field School will provide you the opportunity to learn in a hands-on...

Urban Farmer Field School: Mastering Marketing

Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
EcoCity Farm
Urban Farmer Field School series This summer, join University of Maryland Extension on urban farms in Prince George's County and Baltimore City. Each Urban Farmer Field School in the series will cover a different topic, but every Field School will provide you the opportunity to learn in a hands-on...

Urban Farmer Field School: Caring for Your Most Important Tool: Your Mind & Body!

Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
EcoCity Farm
Urban Farmer Field School series This summer, join University of Maryland Extension on urban farms in Prince George's County and Baltimore City. Each Urban Farmer Field School in the series will cover a different topic, but every Field School will provide you the opportunity to learn in a hands-on...

Future Harvest's 18th Annual Conference

Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 (All day)
College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
For more information: www.futureharvestcasa.org/conference/2017-conference
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