University of Maryland Extension

Howard County Community Contacts

Public Offices and Other Agricultural Resources

Agricultural Marketing Professional (AMP)
Kathy L. Johnson
Howard County Maryland Economic Development Authority
Agricultural Development Manager, HCEDA
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 500
Columbia, MD 21046
410-313-6500
kzimmerman@howardcountymd.gov

 hceda.org/

County Government

https://www.howardcountymd.gov/

Health Department

https://www.howardcountymd.gov
/Departments/Health

Economic Development

http://hceda.org/

Future Harvest

https://www.futureharvestcasa.org//

Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation
Foundation-County Program Administrators

http://mda.maryland.gov/Pages/Agland_Preservation_Foundation.aspx

Maryland Department of Natural Resources

Forest Service County Office
http://dnr.maryland.gov/forests/Pages/county-map.aspx

Consulting and Industrial Forester Directory
http://extension.umd.edu/sites/extension.umd.edu/files
/_docs/programs/woodland-steward/FS-1059%20MD_
Consulting_Industrial_Foresters_Directory.pdf

Maryland Farm Bureau

http://howard.mdfarmbureau.com/

Maryland Farm Link

http://marylandfarmlink.com/

Maryland Small Business Development 
Center - Corridor Region

http://marylandsbdc.org/corridor/index_corridor.php

Soil Conservation District

https://www.howardscd.org/

TEDCO
A Framework and Guidance and Funding - Programs
for your Business Ideas, Start-Up and Expansion

http://tedco.md/programs/

University of Maryland Extension County Office

http://extension.umd.edu/howard-county

University of Maryland Extension Specialist Directories
Provided by the Beginning Farmer Success Program

Alphabetical List: Regional and State Specialist Serving
Howard County

Resource Area List: Regional and State Specialist Serving
Howard County

USDA County Service Center

https://offices.sc.egov.usda.gov
/locator/app
Maintained by the IET Department of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. © 2020. Web Accessibility

University programs, activities, and facilities are available to all without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin, political affiliation, physical or mental disability, religion, protected veteran status, genetic information, personal appearance, or any other legally protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in any event or activity, please contact your local University of Maryland Extension Office.