University of Maryland Extension

Winter Meeting Series - Washington County

Picture of dairy cattle
When: 
Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019 - 9:45am to 3:30pm
Where: 
Washington County Extension Office
Address: 
7303 Sharpsburg Pike
Boonsboro, MD 21713
United States
Presenter: 
Various
Description/Notes: 

 

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Maryland Winter Dairy Meeting Series in Washington County

This meeting will take place at three different locations throughout the State of Maryland. The specific agenda varies by location, so be sure to take a look before registering.

Wednesday, December 4th, 2019Harford Co.Fawn View Farm, Pylesville, MD
Thursday, December 12th, 2019Washington CoWashington Co. Extension Office, Boonsboro, MD
Tuesday, December 17th, 2019Frederick Co.Teabow Farms, Walkersville, MD


COST:
The program is free, but we ask that you please RSVP for planning purposes.

REGISTRATION:

Online: dairyworkshops.eventbrite.com
By phone or email: Contact Sarah Potts, 301-432-2767  ext. 324 sbpotts@umd.edu

If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in any event or activity, please contact Sarah Potts, Dairy and Beef Specialist, 2 weeks prior to each event; may adjust depending on accommodation at (301) 432-2767 x324

 

AGENDA (December 12, 2019: Washington Co. Extension Office, 7303 Sharpsburg Pike, Boonsboro, MD 21713)

9:45 a.m.
Registration & Refreshments

10:00 a.m.
Dairy Economics
Dale Johnson, University of Maryland Extension

10:30 a.m.
Why should we care about sharing our story?
Sarah Potts, University of Maryland Extension

11:00 a.m.
Driving Dairy Discussions & DairyFAN
Amy Yeiser Leslie & Emma Andrew-Swarthout, American Dairy Association North East

12:30 p.m.
Lunch

1:00 p.m.
Driving Dairy Discussions & DairyFAN
Amy Yeiser Leslie & Emma Andrew-Swarthout, American Dairy Association North East

1:30 p.m.
Producer Panel: What strategies work and which ones don’t?

2:00 p.m.
Travel to Shenandoah Jerseys

2:15p.m.
Farm Tour
Shenandoah Jerseys, Boonsboro, MD

3:30 p.m.
Program Concludes

SPONSORS

American Dairy Association, North East
Maryland & Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association

Cost: 
No Fee, but registration is required
Contact: 
Sarah Potts
Contact Email: 
sbpotts@umd.edu
Contact Phone: 
301-432-2767 x324
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