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Women in Agriculture

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What Specialty Crop Enterprise is Right for You?

Growing specialty crops can provide a great niche for farms providing an opportunity to diversify and profit.The USDA defines specialty crops as “fruits and vegetables, tree nuts, dried fruits, horticulture, and nursery crops (including floriculture).” By participating in this webinar you will...

Smart Use Health Insurance

Knowing how to use your health insurance will make you a smart health care consumer. Identify smart actions that will help you become a Smart User of health insurance. This session will help you better understand how to use health insurance, learn how to manage health care expenses and identify...

2019 Conference

Preconference - February 12 Conference - February 13 Program Book Photos Dover Downs Hotel and Casino , 1131 N Dupont Highway, Dover, DE ____________________________________________________________________ February 12, 2019 - Preconference 1pm - 5pm The Family Farm Legacy: Keeping the "Family" in...

Divorce and Farming

Given that nearly half of all U.S. marriages end in divorce, farmers need to be prepared to weather the storm and protect their property and assets. Listen to hear about the legal parameters of property ownership and divorce in Maryland and what strategies can be used to keep farms in the family...

Urban Agriculture

Interest is high in urban agriculture, with many entrepreneurs, municipalities, non-profits, and businesses launching urban agriculture ventures. By participating in this webinar you will learn about different definitions of urban agriculture, see examples of commercial urban farming ventures, and...

Farm Financial Statements

This is a great time of year to create or update your farm financial statements. These include your balance sheet, income statement and cash flow. This webinar will review these statements and provide tips on how to use them to evaluate your farm business Presenter: Shannon Dill ( sdill@umd.edu )...

2018 Conference

Save the Date February 8 - PreConference February 9 - Conference Dover Downs Hotel and Casino, Dover Delaware More details and registration to follow soon.

What is Annie's Project Webinar

Annie's Project is a national program that has gained momentum by connecting women in agriculture. The program teaches farm management, provides local resources and encourages networking. It also qualifies for USDA FSA Borrower Training. The webinar will explain the guiding principles of Annie's...

Crop Insurance Programs for 2018 Webinar

Managing Risk in Your Operation: What About Crop Insurance? Agriculture is full of risks and there are many options for producers to manage risks in the operation. One tool for producers to consider is purchasing crop insurance to cover certain losses. This webinar will cover the basics of crop...

Selling your Farm Eggs to Retail Outlets Webinar

Direct Marketing Shell Eggs to Retailers, Wholesalers, and Food Service Facilities in Maryland There is a strong consumer demand for locally produced foods including a call for more locally produced eggs. Real profit potential exists for Maryland egg producers to expand their markets in to retail,...

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