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agriculture

Investing in your Farm’s Future - Lower Shore

Monday, Mar. 9, 2020 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Somerset County Extension Office
This winter, the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC) is partnering with the Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI) and the University of Maryland Extension to host a series of one-day farm succession workshops around Maryland. As of 2017, the average age of principal farm...

Investing in your Farm’s Future - Carroll County

Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 - 8:30am to 3:00pm
Carroll County Extension Office
This winter, the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC) is partnering with the Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI) and the University of Maryland Extension to host a series of one-day farm succession workshops around Maryland. As of 2017, the average age of principal farm...

Starting a Small Farm: 1 of 10: Farmer Panel

Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Pleasant Hope Baptist Church, Baltimore, MD
In this workshop series, we’ll explore what it takes to be successful on a small-scale farm. What: This class series is designed for people who are considering or in the beginning stages of starting a small farm as a business. In this class series, we’ll explore what it takes to be successful on a...

Practical Experiences in Nutrient Management- Small Intensive Food Production

Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019 - 10:00am to 2:30pm
Real Food Farms, Baltimore City
This hands-on program will include: Tour of farm and how to determine management units for diverse operations Discussion and comparison of organic nutrient sources and practice taking representative samples Lunch Tackling the challenges of applying an NMP to a small intensive food production...

Maryland Nutrient Management Certification Exam

Friday, Aug. 2, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am
MDA Annapolis, UME Washington County, and UME Wicomico County
The Maryland Nutrient Management Certification Exam will be offered Friday, August 2 at locations in Annapolis, Boonsboro, and Salisbury. Individuals who provide nutrient recommendations, nursery personnel, and farmers interested in developing nutrient management plans for other farmers are...
To find a local patch of land with big potential for farming, consider looking up, not down. That’s the idea behind a new University of Maryland program to plant the seeds of a new kind of urban...

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