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Pasture Field Day at Sagamore

Wednesday, Sep. 18, 2019 - 5:30pm to 8:30pm
Sagamore Farm
Join the University of Maryland Extension at world-renowned Sagamore Farm for an equine fall pasture management field day. The pasture walk will start at 5:30 and we will cover topics including: Pasture Assessment and Evaluation Fall Fertilization and Weed Control Forage Selection and Establishment...

How to Write a Nutrient Management Plan-Montgomery County Day 1

Thursday, Sep. 26, 2019 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
University of Maryland Extension- Montgomery County
Participants will learn how to write a nutrient management plan from beginning to end and how to use NuMan Pro nutrient management planning software. Principles will be discussed the first day. A real plan will be written in its entirety on the (optional) second day on 10/1/19. Newly (less than one...

Herbicide Techniques to Manage Invasive Species

Friday, Sep. 27, 2019 - 12:30pm to 4:30pm
Shepherds Spring Retreat Center
Herbicides are essential to manage invasive species in woodlands. This field workshop will demonstrate effective herbicide techniques and give participants the opportunity to try them for themselves. The workshop will take place on the property of Shepherds Spring Retreat Center, which has...

How to Write a Nutrient Management Plan-Montgomery County Day 2 (optional)

Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019 - 9:30am to 3:30pm
University of Maryland Extension- Montgomery County
Participants will learn how to write a nutrient management plan from beginning to end and how to use NuMan Pro nutrient management planning software. Principles will be discussed the first day. A real plan will be written in its entirety on the (optional) second day on 10/1/19. Newly (less than one...

Food for Profit

Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:30pm
Center for Maryland Agriculture and Farm Park, University of Maryland Extension-Baltimore County Office
Have you ever been told that your favorite homemade bread, or salsa, is “good enough to sell?” Do you have additional fruit or vegetables from your farm or home garden that you would like to make into a commercial product? Food for Profit is a one-day workshop designed to help you work through the...

Maryland Small Ruminant Pasture, Grazing, & Browsing Conference

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
University of Maryland’s Western Maryland Research & Education Center
The first-ever Maryland Small Ruminant Pasture Grazing and Browsing Conference will be held Saturday, October 19, 9 am to 4 pm, at the University of Maryland’s Western Maryland Research & Education Center in Keedysville. Speakers will include Dr. Amanda Grev, Pasture Management Specialist,...

Health Hazards and Benefits of Woodlands: New Approaches to Old Threats

Friday, Nov. 8, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:00pm
Fox Haven Farm & Learning Center
Learn more about ticks, tick-borne illnesses, and the medical benefits of time spent in forests at this informational workshop being provided by the Frederick and Washington County Forestry Boards. Spending time in woodlands may have its hazards but also has many benefits. Ticks may be a hazard to...

2019 Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference

Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Please Save the Date for the 5th Annual Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference. This conference will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2019 in Annapolis, MD. More details are to come. If you have questions please contact Sarah Everhart at sevehart@law.umaryland.edu .
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