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USDA Rural Development Launches COVID-19 Resource Webpage

AAAP COVID-19 Jackson Position Paper

MidAtlantic Farm Credit Information

Minimizing the Impact of COVID-19 on the Farm

Share Facts About COVID-19 (English and Spanish)

Essential Food and Agricultural Farm EMPLOYEE Work Letter

Essential Food and Agricultural Independent CONTRACTOR Work Letter

Your University of Maryland Extension Specialits, Agents, Educators are available for questions, information, and resoucres:

Jon Moyle, Poultry Specialist,, 443-754-0539

Jenny Rhodes, Principal Agent,, 410-310-0103

Maegan Perdue, Agent Associate,, 410-632-1972

Paul Goeringer, Senior Ag Law Specialist,

Cheryl D. Bush, MS, RDN, LDN,, 410-490-6625

(Cheryl is a Family and Consumer Sciences Agent Associate from Q. A. Co.  If you have nutrition, food safety, home environment, or wellness questions, please contact her.

Extension is here to serve you!



Dept. of Poultry Science, University of Georiga - April 14 - 9:00 am - 10:30 am

 Hot Weather Management Webinar
The third in our weekly Hot Weather Management webinars will be held next Tuesday, April 14th, at 9 am (EDT - US). Dr. Fairchild will be discussing the importance of nighttime bird management during hot weather. I believe you will find his presentation very thought provoking.
The webinar will be held Tuesday April 14 at 9:00 am (US - EST) and registration is free!







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