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Food For Profit Training

Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Prince George's Soil Conservation District
Have you ever been told that your favorite homemade bread, or salsa, is “good enough to sell?” Do you have additional fruit or vegetables from your farm or home garden that you would like to make into a commercial product? Food for Profit is a one-day workshop designed to help you work through the...

Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference

Friday, Nov. 17, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
DoubleTree Hotel
Register now for this year's Ag and Environmental Law Conference. Discussion topics to include: • Hot Legal Issues in Agriculture • Legal Resources for Improving Soil Health • Antibiotics and Livestock • Conservation and the 2018 Farm Bill • Organics: Certified, Transitional, Livestock, Oh My! *...

Farm Succession Workshop - Central Maryland

Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
Frederick County Extension Office
ALEI is partnering with the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics, University of Maryland Extension, the Maryland Department of Agriculture, and Nationwide Insurance to provide this farm succession workshop. The workshop will focus on the farm succession process, including communication...

On-farm Food Safety and Recall Readiness Training for an On-farm market

Friday, Jan. 19, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Butler's Orchard
This workshop is specifically geared to operators of farms with an on-farm market. The workshop will cover Maryland Good Agriculture Practices (GAP) basics, an overview of the Food Safety Modernization Act, food safety risk and recommendations for a CSA operation, recall planning and the role of...

SMALL FLOCK EXPO

Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Carroll County
University of Maryland Extension MID-ATLANTIC SMALL FLOCK EXPO February 10, 2018 Carroll County 706 Agriculture Center Drive, Westminister, MD 21157 http://www.carrollcountyagcenter.com/contact/ 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. $5.00/Group/Family Registration at: https://mid-atlantic-small-flock-expo_2-10-...
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