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2018 Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed Conference

Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 - 8:30am to Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 - 4:30pm
College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
Welcome to the 19th Annual FHCASA Conference Online Registration! Early Bird Rates End January 5, 2018! LINK TO THE 2018 CONFERENCE HOME PAGE LINK TO THE 2018 PROGRAM PREVIEW LINK TO THE BFLN SUMMIT (Beginning Farmer Learning Network) REGISTRATION (*For Service Providers Only*) BECOME A MEMBER!...

TreeBaltimore Winter Gathering

Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Vollmer Center at Cylburn Arboretum
Free networking event updating participants about Baltimores urban forest. Meet the tree planters, promoters, protectors, researchers and maintainers of Baltimore City's trees. For more information, visit

19th Annual Future Harvest CASA Conference

Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 (All day) to Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 (All day)
College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
Join us January 11-13, 2018 for Future Harvest CASA's 19th annual Cultivate the Chesapeake Foodshed Conference! One of the largest sustainable ag conferences in the lower Mid-Atlantic, this robust winter gathering brings together farmers, chefs, advocates, and foodies for 3 full days of learning,...

43rd East Coast Commerical Fishermen's & Aquaculture Trade Exposition

Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 (All day) to Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018 (All day)
Roland E. Powell Convention Center Ocean City, Maryland
The East Coast Commercial Fishermen’s and Aquaculture Trade Expo is the only commercial fishing show produced in the Mid-Atlantic region. Each year thousands of commercial fishermen, charterboat captains, aquaculturists, scientists, educators and public from Maine to Florida enjoy the show. We are...

Tri State Hay & Pasture Conference

Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 - 7:30am to 4:00pm
Garrett College CTTC
8:30 Registration 8:50 Welcome 9:00 Cattle's Impact on Soil Health -- Degrading or Beneficial? Presenter: Doug Peterson, Missouri Rancher and Iowa & Missouri Regional Soil Health Specialist, Soil Health Division, USDA-NRCS, Des Moines, IA 10:00 Timing and Intensity of Harvest Relative to Plant...

Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention

Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020 - 9:00am to Thursday, Jan. 30, 2020 - 4:00pm
Hershey Lodge & Convention Center
INFORMATION The Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention (MAFVC) is held each year to provide the latest updates and important information to fruit and vegetable growers from Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and surrounding states. The 2020 conference will be held at the Hershey...

Pest Management Program for Commercial Ornamental Horticulture

Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 (All day)
Howard Community College
For pesticide recertification (MD, D.C., VA), Maryland tree expert's license CEUs, and ISA CEUs. Topics include insect and disease identification and control, aquatic weed control, weed control in turf and right-of-way, and PPE.

Turf Nutrient Management Recertification

Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 - 8:30am
Carroll Community College
A morning program to provide turf managers full credits for Maryland turf nutrient management recertification.

Southern Maryland Crops Conference

Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017 - 4:00pm to 8:30pm
Baden Volunteer Fire Department
Southern Maryland Crops Conference Tuesday, November 28, 2017 4:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Baden Volunteer Fire Department 16608 Brandywine Road, Brandywine, MD The registration fee of $10.00 includes a catered dinner Register by November 10, 2017, to insure dinner availability Sponsored by University of...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Annual PreConference

Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Dover Downs Hotel and Casino, Dover DE
February 8, 2018 - Preconference 1pm - 5pm Participants choose between two topics for an inter-active hands on workshop (Option A) Social Agriculture: Cultivate your Message, Audience, and Influence How can social media promote your farm or agriculture-based business? The session will demonstrate...


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