University of Maryland Extension

Frederick County

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Nutrient Management

In 1989, the Maryland Department of Agriculture and the Cooperative Extension Service developed the Nutrient Management program. The purpose of the program is to reduce nutrient loadings, chiefly nitrogen and phosphorus, that pose a threat to the Chesapeake Bay. The efforts are aimed at educating...

Family & Consumer Sciences

Searching for objective, reliable and credible answers to your food and nutrition questions? Are you looking for ways to help reduce your impact on the environment, save money, and live a healthier, happier life? Do you need ideas or extra help with ways to cut down expenses either around the...

Public Speaking

What is it? 4-H Members compete in four general categories of public speaking. This contest does not permit the use of visual aids. The Public Speaking Contest focuses on the 4-H Member's ability to present information verbally through: Prepared Speeches: Contestants may speak on any topic. It may...

Fashion

4-H Fashion In 2020 the Maryland 4-H Central Cluster Fashion Revue will be held virtually! 2020 Virtual Fashion Revue Rules 2020 Virtual Fashion Revue Entry Form (Entries due June 5, 2020)

Performance Animals

Performance Animals – Alpaca, Dog, Horse Important Information 4-H Members must be enrolled and 'Active' in the 4HOnline system. Code of Animal Science Ethics must be signed and dated with the current year through the 4HOnline system by the 4-H member and a parent/guardian. Animal Husbandry and...

Market Livestock

MDA Metal Tag Information Beef Weigh-In Map of Fairgrounds Market Livestock – Beef, Sheep, Swine, Goat Important Information 4-H Members must be enrolled and 'Active' in the 4HOnline system. Code of Animal Science Ethics must be signed and dated with the current year through the 4HOnline system by...

Livestock - Small Animals

Livestock – Poultry, Rabbit, Cavy Important Information 4-H Members must be enrolled and 'Active' in the 4HOnline system. Code of Animal Science Ethics must be signed and dated with the current year through the 4HOnline system by the 4-H member and a parent/guardian. Animal Husbandry and Quality...

Breeding Livestock

Breeding Livestock – Beef, Sheep, Swine, Goat and Dairy Pride and Preservation article about the contest run by the Youth Conservationist Program during the MD Sheep & Wool Festival. Important Information 4-H Members must be enrolled and 'Active' in the 4HOnline system. Code of Animal Science...

Frederick County Extension Advisory Council

The purpose of the Extension Advisory Council is: A. To serve in an advisory capacity to the County Extension faculty in: 1. Developing the overall County Extension program 2. Identifying problem areas that Extension could address and 3. Establishing program priorities. B. To maintain adequate...

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