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Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers

Monday, Jun. 3, 2019 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Harrington Moose Lodge
Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers 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 to learn about the many aspects of poultry farm...

Structuring Cost-Share for Conservation on Leased Lands

Wednesday, Jun. 5, 2019 - 12:00pm
online
Based on participant responses from the Agricultural Conservation Leasing workshops and the webinar, we are pleased to offer this follow-up webinar on structuring cost-share for conservation on leased land. Presentations by representatives from the Farm Service Agency (FSA), the Maryland...

Eastern Shore Procrastinators Pesticide Conference

Friday, Jun. 7, 2019 (All day)
Wye Research & Education Center 124 Wye Narrows Dr, Queenstown, MD 21658, USA
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Register on-line at https://2019esprocrastinators.eventbrite.com Or by printing and mailing the form below, titled procrastinator-2019. 8:00-8:30 Registration 8:30-9:15 How Climate Change can affect your trees and shrubs and their Pests Sara Via, University of Maryland...

Biomimicry: What Would Nature Do?

Saturday, Jun. 8, 2019 (All day)
Paul Sarbanes Coastal Ecology Center
N ature has already solved many of the problems we are grappling with. Animals, plants, and microbes are excellent engineers. After billions of years of " research and development", failures are fossils, and what surrounds us is the secret to survival. Youth ages 9-14 will praticipate in activities...

Canning Jams Demonstration Demonstration Workshop

Saturday, Jun. 15, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Farmers and Planters Too
Learn to safely preserve summer bounty this year! University of Maryland Extension is introducing a food preservation demonstration workshop on canning jams. This interactive workshop discusses research-based information on food safety principles of canning high acid foods specicifically, jams and...

Drying Meat Demonstration Workshop

Saturday, Jun. 29, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Farmers and Planters Too
Learn to safely preserve summer bounty this year! University of Maryland Extension is introducing a food preservation demonstration workshop on drying meat using research-based information. The workshop will discuss food safety principles of handling meat, drying methods, tools and equipments, and...

2019 Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference

Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019 - 8:00am to 3:00pm
Annapolis, Maryland
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 Kimberly Johnson at kjohns16@umd.edu .
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