University of Maryland Extension

Farming

Be Smart . . . Drench Smart - Small Ruminant Integrated Parasite Management

Saturday, Apr. 12, 2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Food Science and Technology Building, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
During the all day workshop, participants will learn about gastrointestinal parasites that badger small ruminants (sheep and goats), anthelmintic resistance and practices to mitigate or manage parasite burdens. The 3 hour morning session will serve as the introduction for the afternoon hands-on...

Grafting Tomatoes

Saturday, Apr. 5, 2014 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Agriculture Research Building, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Tomato Grafting..it’s easier than you think. If you grow varieties of tomatoes that are not resistant to air and soil borne diseases, you should attend this workshop. The classroom session will address the history and science of grafting. In the hands-on session at the greenhouse, you will graft...

Be Smart . . . Drench Smart - Small Ruminant Integrated Parasite Management

Saturday, Mar. 15, 2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Central Maryland Research and Education Center
During the all day workshop, participants will learn about gastrointestinal parasites that badger small ruminants (sheep and goats), anthelmintic resistance and practices to mitigate or manage parasite burdens. The 3 hour morning session will serve as the introduction for the afternoon hands-on...

Grow It Eat It Preserve It Food Preservation Curriculum

Welcome to UME’s home food preservation program: Grow It Eat It Preserve It! In Maryland, food preservation has become a hot topic. Everything from economics to a return to home gardening and interest in local, fresh food has fueled this resurgence. This has resulted in an increasing number of...

Farming For Profit and Stewardship Conference

Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 (All day) to Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 (All day)
The Marriott Inn and Conference Center - College Park
Register now for the Farming for Profit and Stewardship Conference hosted by Future Harvest - CASA. Click here for information about the conference and how to register

2015 Starting a Small Commercial Farm Intensive for Local Markets

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 - 6:30pm
Baltimore County Ag Center
In this workshop series, we’ll explore what it takes to be successful on a small-scale farm. Each session covers topics that are applicable to a variety of agricultural operations, including fruit and vegetable production. The program series including a session with a look at how livestock can...

10th Annual Small Farm Conference

Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 - 1:00pm to Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 - 5:00pm
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
The 10th Annual Small Farm Conference is a two day event to provide a venue for farmers, landowners and supporters of agriculture to come together to network and learn about new opportunities and strategies that promote farm profitability and sustainability. The conference will offer several traks...

Why Diversify your Farm with a CSA?

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Priapi Gardens and Colchester Farm
Why Diversify Your Farm with a CSA? Saturday, October 19, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm Priapi Gardens - 5996 Augustine Herman Highway, Cecilton, MD 21913 Colchester Farm - 31285 Georgetown Cemetery Road, Galena, MD 21635 Future Harvest CASA Members $15; Nonmembers $25 Potluck dinner - bring a dish to share!...

"A Farmer on Your Land" - Land Linking for Landowners and Farmers

Tuesday, Sep. 24, 2013 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
Agriculture Resource Center and Farm Park
"A Farmer on Your Land" - Land Linking for Landowners and Farmers Tuesday, September 24, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Agricultural Resource Center and Farm Park - 1114 Shawan Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030 NO CHARGE, but donations accepted here Light meal provided A workshop for landowners and farmers who seek...

UMES Small Farm Bus Tour

Monday, Aug. 26, 2013 - 9:30am to Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 - 4:15pm
Central Maryland Research and Education Center - Upper Marlboro
A small farm bus tour offers a variety of educational stops over a two-day period in late August. Back by popular demand, the tour will allow participants to “Explore New Farm Income Opportunities,” on Monday, August 26, and Tuesday, August 27. The tour will begin at the Central Maryland Research...

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