Welcome to the University of Maryland Extension (UME) of Washington County which is part of a statewide, non-formal education system within the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources of the University of Maryland, College Park, and the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore. This partnership also includes support from USDA as well as the county government. The Allegany County UME faculty and staff provide a broad range of outreach through workshops, seminars, classes, clinics, newsletters, consultations, and media efforts.
Washington County Covid-19 Response
The current COVID-19 pandemic has caused changes throughout the entire country. University of Maryland Extension (UME) is committed to maintaining the resources Maryland needs to continue thriving during these trying times. This is a constantly evolving situation, and UME will continue to maintain normal operations as much as possible.
Although we are currently teleworking, we are still here to serve you! Please give us a call or send us an email. We can even set up a video conference if you would like to be face-to-face with us virtually.
We are still available Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.
For more information on the statewide response to COVID-19, please visit governor.maryland.gov/coronavirus