University of Maryland Extension

Small Farm Workshop Series Events

Beginning Small Farm Workshop Series

Wednesday, Mar. 3, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Virtual Zoom
March 3, 2021 - Banking and Loan Options: Funding sources for a new agricultural enterprise might seem difficult. A review of different options that exist including MARBIDCO, USDA FSA, the Montgomery County Office of Agriculture, the Farm Credit System and local banks. https://extension.umd.edu/...

Beginning Small Farm Workshop Series

Wednesday, Mar. 10, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Virtual Zoom
March 10, 2021 - Ethnic Vegetables: What is needed in the local area? What does it take to raise these vegetables? How to market these vegetables? https://extension.umd.edu/montgomery-county/agriculture/small-farm-program

Beginning Small Farm Workshop Series

Wednesday, Mar. 17, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Virtual Zoom
March 17, 2021 - Weeds and Weed Control: Save your moisture and your nutrients for the plants you want. What are reasonable options? With more and more weeds coming into the area, and many that are resistant to even the best weed control methods, a review of cultural, cover crops, and exclusion...

Beginning Small Farm Workshop Series

Wednesday, Mar. 24, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Virtual Zoom
March 24, 2021 - Livestock Production: A review of opportunities with small ruminants, and larger livestock in an agriculture enterprise. https://extension.umd.edu/montgomery-county/agriculture/small-farm-program

Beginning Small Farm Workshop Series

Wednesday, Mar. 31, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Virtual Zoom
March 31, 2021 - Season Extension: The use of high tunnels to extend the growing season, how do they work, what can be raised, and do they really work. https://extension.umd.edu/montgomery-county/agriculture/small-farm-program
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