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Winter Weather and Small Flocks: What You Need to Know

As winter approaches, it is important to make sure that equipment and housing are ready well in advance. By starting winter preparations early, there will be plenty of time to fix any problems before the cold sets in.

Grower Lunch Break Meeting

Wednesday, May. 13, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
On line
JOIN US! The next Grower Lunch Meeting to connect to is Wednesday, May 13, at 12:00 noon. Register (one time) in advance for these Wednesday meetings (through June 3): https://umd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUuduqoqjkpGNDno5ZLyNu-hRao7XHB1jlk After registering, you will receive a confirmation email...
Mary Lou Brown was born into an agricultural life. “As a child, when I was not yet 4-H age, my father let me show this huge Holstein Cow at Wrightstown Grange Fair. I don’t believe I could even reach...

On-Farm Field Day for Commerical Poultry Growers

Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2020 - 9:30am to 2:30pm
Delmar Farm
On-Farm Field Day When: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 Time: 9:30am to 2:30pm Where: Yahya Farm Address: 38067 Robin Hood Rd., Delmar, DE 19940 Event Type: Field Day (free event) The University of Maryland Extension, University of Delaware Cooperative Extension, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore,...

State food safety laws

Urban Ag home | Table of contents States share regulatory authority with the federal government in many areas, but states enjoy complete jurisdiction over farmers markets and other types of direct farm sales, retail sales, restaurants, and many types of small-scale agricultural production and...

Federal food safety laws

Urban Ag home | Table of contents In general, federal regulations apply to all foods that are sold in interstate commerce (meaning across state borders) or foreign commerce, and states have the power to regulate most foods that are only sold intrastate (see “What’s federalism got to do with it?”...
Manager Your Operation With Less Flocks Identify and Correct Impact of Water Health Challenges Associated with Flooding (Video) Taking Drip and Swab Samples Biosecurity Alert Workshops Aim to Pull Local Officials Up to Speed on...More info

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