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The Association of Natural Resource Extension Professionals (ANREP) is proud to honor Dr. William Hubbard, Environment and Natural Resources Program Leader with the University of Maryland Extension,...
This is the Annual Report of the UMD Agricultural Nutrient Management Program for FY2020 (July 2019 to June 2020). Click here to download a copy.
In recent years, and most recently due to the COVID-19 pandemic, agricultural direct marketing has seen a resurgence in popularity as customers seek out more locally produced fresh foods. According...
University of Maryland Extension (UME) educators Jeanette Jeffrey, Dave Myers and Kayla Griffith developed a new virtual morning program for farmers and farm families, called Good Morning Farmer!,...
A team of UMD students from The First-Year Innovation and Research Experience (FIRE) Summer Fellows program developed and coded an algorithmic technique to identify unregistered farms, a tool that...
The University of Maryland Extension Beginning Farmer program in collaboration with the University of Delaware Extension and the University of Maryland Agriculture Law Education Initiative is excited...
In Maryland, farmers who apply nutrients (fertilizer, manure, compost) to at least 10 acres of land are required to have a nutrient applicator voucher . Farmers can also become certified to write...
On October 10, the Forest Resources Association and STIHL Incorporated honored Bruce Barnes, owner of Barnes Logging in Clements, Md., as the Appalachian Region 2020 Outstanding Logger, nominated by...
The Maryland Department of Agriculture today announced a new round of assistance available for farmers who are interested in obtaining technical support and financial assistance to establish...
Tractor hauling manure
https://mda.maryland.gov/resource_conservation/Pages/manure_management.aspx https://mda.maryland.gov/resource_conservation/Documents/MDABiosecurityprrof3.pdf The Manure Transport Program helps cover...

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