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Rooftop farms

Urban Ag home | Table of contents Figure 7: Strawberries grown in a container on a rooftop at University of District of Columbia, Washington, DC. Photo by Neith Little, UMD Extension. Rooftop farms are most common in cities with high land and real estate costs, like Washington, DC and New York City...

Cultivate Baltimore: Community engaged farming

Friday, Jul. 26, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Filbert Street Garden
Explore what it takes to be successful on an urban farm! This workshop series features proven, essential components for ensuring farm viability. Workshops are $10 per session, scholarships are available. Please contact futureharvestcasa@gmail.com with questions. Co-organized by Future Harvest CASA...

WMREC HORTICULTURAL TWILIGHT MEETING & TOUR

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Western Maryland Research and Education Center
This educational meeting will give fruit and vegetable producers a look at several of the ongoing projects at the research facility located in Washington County as well as the opportunity to interact with our researchers and Extension specialists. click here for flyer >>> AGENDA 5:00 p.m...

Cultivate Baltimore: Hand-scale farm tools

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Strength to Love 2
Explore what it takes to be successful on an urban farm! This workshop series features proven, essential components for ensuring farm viability. Workshops are $10 per session, scholarships are available. Please contact futureharvestcasa@gmail.com with questions. Co-organized by Future Harvest CASA...

Cultivate Baltimore: Soil health and pest ID

Wednesday, Jun. 12, 2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Whitelock Community Farm
Explore what it takes to be successful on an urban farm! This workshop series features proven, essential components for ensuring farm viability. Workshops are $10 per session, scholarships are available. Please contact futureharvestcasa@gmail.com with questions. Co-organized by Future Harvest CASA...

Cultivate Baltimore: Transplant Production

Wednesday, May. 8, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
The Greener Garden, Baltimore
Explore what it takes to be successful on an urban farm! This workshop series features proven, essential components for ensuring farm viability. Workshops are $10 per session, scholarships are available. Please contact futureharvestcasa@gmail.com with questions. Co-organized by Future Harvest CASA...

Irrigation Workshop for Fresh Market Producers

Tuesday, May. 9, 2017 - 6:00am to 7:30am
Wicomico County Extension Office
Need help designing and selecting an irrigation system that will work best for your farm? Theis program will focuse on fresh market vegetable and produce production in addition to aiding growers in managing small acreage (5 acres or less). Topics Will Include: Designing An Irrigation System H20...

Advanced Good Agricultural Practices/Good Handling Practices for Fruit & Vegetable Producers Training

Monday, Mar. 27, 2017 - 8:30am to 4:00pm
Maryland Department of Agriculture (Downstairs Conference Room)
ANNAPOLIS, MD – The Maryland Department of Agriculture, University of Maryland Extension, and University of Maryland will be conducting an advanced food safety training workshop for fruit and vegetable producers on Monday, March 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the Maryland Department of...

Why so little yellow shoulders in tomatoes this year?

Typical yellow shoulders problem in tomatoes
Normally at this time of year, I’d be writing about how bad yellow shoulders and other fruit ripening problems are in Maryland tomatoes. But this has been a strange season with May weather in March and March weather in May, which caused a great deal of catfacing problems this year. However, except...

CANCELLED - Master Gardener Basic Training Course

Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016 - 5:00pm
University of MD Extension Garrett County
Master Gardener Basic Training Course ( click here ) 13 Sessions - August 16 through November 15, 2016 Tuesday evenings 5:00pm to 8:00pm Cost $110.00 University of MD Extension - Garrett Office, Mt Lake Park MD Those with MD Teaching Certificate can receive 3 CPD credits for completing the course...

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