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St. Mary's County

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The Freedom Garden

Following the 9/11 tragedies, a small group of University of Maryland Extension-St. Mary’s Master Gardeners, Horticulture students of the Dr. James A. Forrest Career and Technology Center and volunteers of various St. Mary’s County agencies planned, purchased and installed a memorial garden. For...

Contact Us

Staff Directory- St. Mary's County St. Mary's County Physical Address: 26737 Radio Station Way, Suite E-2 Leonardtown MD 20650 Mailing Address: PO Box 663 Leonardtown, MD 20650 Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Phone: (301) 475-4484 Fax: (301) 475-4483 Directions to our office: From the north-- Take Rt...

4-H FAQ's

THE 4-H YOUTH PROGRAM Who May Belong to 4-H? 4-H is an educational organization for boys and girls who must be eight years of age and have not passed their 19th birthday by January 1 of the current year. It is open to all youth regardless of race, color, sex, handicap, religion, age, or national...

St. Mary's County Fair

St. Mary's County Fair 2015 September 24-27, 2015 Here is your 4-H Fairbook guidelines for 2015 . If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Barbara Dobbins at 301-475-4478 or Gail Whitney at 301-475-4479 . __________________________________________ Don't...

Home Gardening

Answers to your gardening questions are only a click away! Our Certified Professional Horticulturists are ready to help. VOLUNTEER NETWORK Master Gardeners are volunteers who support the UME mission and teach sustainable horticultural practices. Learn More

Soil Testing

Soil Testing Information: Soil & Plant Sample Information Sheet- [ pdf ] Comparison of Soil Test Labs Soil Sampling Procedures [ pdf ] Soil Testing Video (HGIC) - How to collect a sample Why Test Your Soil [ pdf] HGIC- L142 Soil Test Basics HGIC- 11 Resources: Agricultural Nutrient Management...

Resources/Visit our Partners

SMADC Economic Development: Donna Sasscer Agriculture & Seafood Specialist St. Mary's County Government, Leonardtown, MD 20650 Phone: (240-309-4021) St. Mary's County Soil Conservation District

Recent Research/Field Trials

Palmer Amaranth Common Ragweed Small Fruit Tobacco Anaerobic Soil Disinfestation


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