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Understanding Salmonella; Its Presence and Control in Live Poultry

The purpose of this extension bulletin is to provide an understanding of what Salmonella is, how it is picked up by birds, and what control strategies can be implemented to reduce its survival and transmission in poultry flocks.

How to improve farm profits?

Urban Ag home | Table of contents Generating profits should influence most decisions as a farm manager. Many things affect the level of profit. This, in turn, determines remuneration for the operator’s management & labor, the growth potential of the farm business, and the ability to pay off...

Hops Production in Maryland: 2017-2018 Hops Trial Growing Season Report and Best Management Practices

This publication details what we have learned from the University of Maryland hops project and includes current production recommendations for growing hops in Maryland. This is a multi-year study and partnership with Flying Dog Brewery that started in 2016.

Production topics to learn more about

Urban Ag home | Table of contents Across production systems, there are several important urban production topics a grower will need to learn about and consider in their risk management planning: Urban soils and growing media Soil contamination assessment and risk management Nutrient management Crop...

Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) II - Scouting and Management

Timely Viticulture Timeline - Mid Season, Pre-Harvest, and Harvest
The Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) is now confirmed in Cecil and Harford Counties in Maryland, and has the potential to be a very significant pest in vineyards. For background information, please see the TimelyVit Spotted Lanternfly (SLF) I—Background , for basic information. This Timely Viticulture was...

Horse Management Workshop

Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Agricultural History Farm Park
Learn to sample soil and hay and to interpret the test results. Forage Production and Analysis Nutrient Management Updates New Heavy Use Area Technologies Herbal Pastures for Improved Horse Health To Line or Not to Lime..... Using the Correct Fertilizer

Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers

Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Eastern Shore Hospital Center
University of Maryland Extension Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers The University of Maryland Extension is offering a one-day workshop for new and existing poultry farmers on Delmarva focusing on poultry farm management. With today’s environment it is important to learn about...

Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers

Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Somerset County Extension Office
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE University of Maryland Extension CONTACT: Jon Moyle or Jenny Rhodes Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers The University of Maryland Extension is offering a one-day workshop for new and existing poultry farmers on Delmarva focusing on poultry farm management...

Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers

Wednesday, May. 31, 2017 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
University of Delaware
Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers The University of Delaware Extension along with the University of Maryland Extension has created a one-day workshop for new and existing poultry farmers on Delmarva focusing on poultry farm management. With today’s environment it is important...

Maryland Consulting & Industrial Foresters Directory

Consulting a professional forester can enhance your forest stewardship.
A professional forester can help landowners make informed decisions that will enhance forest stewardship. This fact sheet, entitled "FS-1059: Maryland Consulting & Professional Foresters Directory," provides a directory of licensed consulting and industrial foresters who can provide Maryland...

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