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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Maryland Department of Agriculture and the University of Maryland have just announced new regulation

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A new rule was just announced this week that for the 2023 growing season, Extension Nutrient Management Advisors will no longer be able to write nutrient management plans that do not cover an entire year. In effect, if you have already applied some nutrie...

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Posted on: January 9, 2023

Maryland Beginning Farmer Success Course

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This course is designed for people in Maryland who are considering or in the beginning stages of starting a farm as a business. Topics covered will include business planning, marketing, crop production, livestock husbandry, soil health, pest management, f...

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Posted on: January 4, 2023

Cottage Food Workshop

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The Maryland Department of Health in partnership with SMADC is holding a virtual cottage food workshop covering the latest cottage foods guidelines and all you need to know to operate a cottage food business.

In this 1.5 hour training workshop, MDH Plan Re...

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Posted on: November 30, 2022

SMADC Announces Funding For The Southern Maryland Farmer Mini-Grant Program

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The Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission (SMADC), a division of the Tri-County Council for Southern Maryland, has announced the 10th Round of the Southern Maryland Farmer Mini-Grant Program.

SMADC is now accepting mini-grant applications t...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

Commercial, Industrial & Agricultural Grant Program

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The Maryland Energy Administration (MEA) is offering the Commercial, Industrial & Agricultural Fiscal Year 2023 Grant Program (CI&A FY23 Program) to Maryland commercial, industrial, data centers, non-profits, farms and other agricultural entities ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Maryland Home & Garden Information Center

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We help Maryland residents grow! Learn timely tips to manage your lawn, ornamental plants, and food gardens, with advice from University of Maryland experts and certified horticulturists. 

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Calvert County Meats & Seafood Guide

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Buying local benefits you, your neighbors, and the environment. Every local purchase can have a huge ripple effect. When you buy local food products, you’ll notice immediate and long-term perks. Choosing to support local farmers and food suppliers could o...

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Get Involved with 4-H

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Getting involved with 4-H is easy, and costs are kept to a minimum. 4-H doesn't require a uniform, and there are no national fees. Children select their 4-H education project so they can choose one that works well within a family's budge...

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