University of Maryland Extension

CANCELLED -New Grower Training

Wednesday, Sep. 16, 2015 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Denton, Maryland
Caroline County 4-H & Youth Park
8320 Detour Road
Williams Building
Denton, MD 21629
United States
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New Grower Training  -  Poultry Farm Managment for New & Existing Growers

The University of Maryland Extension has created a one-day workshop for new poultry farmers on Delmarva focusing on poultry farm management and will be held Wednesday, September 16, 2015.  With today's environment, it is important to learn about the many changing aspects of poultry management.

The topics that will be addressed are:  farm management, site management and maintenance, best management practices, mortality, manure handling, litter management, windbreaks/vegetative enivironmental buffers, financial/recordkeeping, concentrated animal feeding operation regulations, nutrient management, comprehensive nutrient management plans, inspection and emergency preparedness.  We will also share all the information to take back to the farm for future reference.  A certificate of completion will be awarded to each participant.

Registration cost of $30 includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and materials.

Please register by Friday, September 11, by contacting:  Sheila Oscar at 410-741-1178 or  OR  Shelia Shorter at 410-758-0166 or

What:        New Grower Training

                 Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers

When:       8:30 AM - 3:00 PM, Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Where:     8320 Detour Road, Williams Bldg., Denton, MD 21629

Contacts:  Jon Moyle, Poultry Specialist, 410-742-1178 x309, or

                 Jenny Rhodes, Extension Educator, 410-758-0166,

This workshop is open to all.  **If you need special assistance, please register and let us know two weeks before the date.

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The University of Maryland Extension programs are open to all and will not discriminate against anyone because of race age, sex, color, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry, or national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation, or gender identity and expression.

Registration cost of $30 includes breakfast, lunch, and materials
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