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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...
Maryland Farmer Covid-19 Relief Program
The Maryland Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for a new relief program for farmers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Maryland Farmer COVID-19 Relief Program will provide...
COVID-19 DE Relief & Support
Delaware Announces Grant Program for Contract Poultry Growers Impacted by COVID-19: https://news.delaware.gov/2020/10/19/delaware-announces-grant-program-for-contract-poultry-growers-impacted-by-...
Jonathan Kays received the Technology Transfer Award from the Society of American Foresters (SAF) -- an award that recognizes outstanding performance in the areas of technology transfer,...
2021 Maryland Crop Production Meetings Announced University of Maryland Extension has announced dates for this year’s crop production meetings December through February. The meetings will be...

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