Montgomery County Agriculture and Natural Resources Extension Educators work with farmers, landscapers and Nurserymen by providing technical and educational information and resources. Agriculture programs focus on issues which include:

  • Agricultural Production
  • Agriculture Marketing & Regulations
  • Farm Management
  • Farmers Market Promotion & Regulations
  • Environmental Quality
  • Nutrient Management Program
  • Urban Agriculture
  • Pest Management

Our educators:

Montgomery County Agricultural Programs

  • Close Encounters with Agriculture

    Close Encounters with Agriculture

  • Agricultural Nutrient Management Program

    Nutrient Management

  • Beginning Farmer Logo

    Small Farm Workshops

  • Case of Strawberries ready for market

    Commercial Horticulture

  • Pesticide Safety

    Pesticide Safety & Training

  • Bruk Belayneh in strawberry patch with remote moisture sensing units and irrigation equipment.

    Farm and Agribusiness Management

  • Apple orchard

    Fruit and Vegetable Production

  • Bakyard Chickens

    Animal Science

  • Combine harvesting corn

    Row Crop and Forage Production

Working in Cooperation With

  • Montgomery County Office of Agriculture 2

    Montgomery County Office of Agriculture

  • Montgomery Soil Conservation District

    Montgomery Soil Conservation District

  • USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

    USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service



Beginning Farmer Resources
Frederick, Howard, & Montgomery Counties

Beginning Farmer Resources (PDF)