University of Maryland Extension

Starting a small farm, class 7 of 10: Food safety basics

Event Series: 
Tuesday, Mar. 12, 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Pleasant Hope Baptist Church, Baltimore, MD
Pleasant Hope Baptist Church
430 E Belvedere Ave
Baltimore, MD 21212
United States
Event Type: 
UMD Extension and Future Harvest CASA


Do you want to be a farmer?

In this workshop series, we’ll explore what it takes to be successful on a small-scale farm. Each session covers topics that apply to a variety of agricultural operations, including fruit and vegetable production.

This sessionon March 12 will be on Food safety: How to keep germs off your fruits and vegetables.

For the full list of topics across the course, click here. 

What:      A 10-part training for beginning farmers
When:     Tuesdays, 6:30 – 9:00 pm, starting January 22, 2019
Where:    Pleasant Hope Baptist Church
               430 E Belvedere Ave
               Baltimore, MD 21212
Cost:       $10 per session or $60 for the entire series.
Register:  Online here:

                5 need-based scholarships are available. To apply please fill out this form: 
                For best consideration, please apply by January 15, 2019.  

The University of Maryland Extension is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers Equal Access Programs.

Please call the office in advance at 410-856-1850 ext. 123 if you need assistance.


$10 per class or $60 for the entire series
Neith Little
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
410-856-1850 x123
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