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As the community outreach arm of the University of Maryland, we have been serving Maryland’s neighborhoods and residents for over 100 years, and despite the recent changes, Extension remains...
The past few months of 2020 have been trying for youth and families as they try to understand and navigate all of the uncertainty of a pandemic, natural disasters, and most recently the public...
Kendra Wells
Sixteen individuals will be inducted into the National 4-H Hall of Fame during a special ceremony to be held on Friday, October 2, 2020 at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase,...
Kent County Covid-19 Virus Testing
What do urban and small-scale direct-market farmers need to know about the USDA's new COVID-19 assistance program? Neith Little, Extension Agent, Urban Agriculture, University of Maryland Extension 5...
Update on the USDA Farmers to Families Food Box Program: Potential market opportunity for wholesale vegetable and fruit producers 5/13/2020 Neith Little, UMD Extension Some of the growers I work with...
Curious about how you can make sure your rain barrel and garden are ready for the growing season? Jennifer Dindinger, Watershed Restoration Specialist with UMD Sea Grant Extension for the Lower...
ForestryCourse Press Release April 30 2020.docx
Since the establishment of Extension services in 1914, agents have provided science-based education in Family and Consumer Sciences (FCS). The knowledge and advice FCS agents deliver to their...
Food shortages and social distancing in grocery stores have caused agriculture and local food sources to be at the forefront of the public’s mind. For over 100 years, Extension has been serving the...

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