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Creating a Sustainable Future for the Chesapeake Bay Watershed and its People
Mar 22, 2020 -- University of Maryland College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR) is collaborating with multiple universities, partners, farmers, and stakeholders from throughout the Chesapeake...
Participants learning about issues facing the farm economy at a recent workshop.  Image by Edwin Remsberg
University of Maryland to Host Workshops Geared Towards the 2018 Farm Bill
Jan 1, 2020 -- College Park, MD – This winter, the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC) is partnering with the University of Maryland Extension and USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) to host a...
On National Rural Health Day, University of Maryland Extension Reports a High-Impact Year Related to Farm Stress Management Education
Nov 19, 2019 -- In early 2018, national reports from USDA, private industry and farm organizations began talking about another “farm crisis.” USDA Economic Research Service forecasted a decrease in farm...
Genomic testing helps define management strategies for farmers
Oct 24, 2018 -- The University of Maryland Department of Animal and Avian Sciences hosted a Dairy Field Day and Tour for local farmers on Oct. 10 at the Central Maryland Research and Education Center (CMREC) to...
Resources for Farmers and their Families
New Farm Stress Management online resources available
Sep 14, 2018 -- The University of Maryland Extension (UME) announces the release of a new suite of online resources devoted to assisting farm families in dealing with stress management through difficult economic...
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