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2018 Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference Materials

November 8, 2018

2018 Conference Media 

Opening Remarks: Dean Moses Kairo 


Maryland’s Aquaculture Industry 


Chlorpyrifos and the Legal Landscape of Pesticide Regulation 


Developing Legal Issues in Agricultural and Environmental Law 


Pre-Lunch Address: Dean Donald Tobin


Keynote Address – Senator Thomas “Mac” Middleton


Legalization of Industrial Hemp Farming 


Closing Remarks – Dean Craig Beyrouty 


2017 Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference materials

November 17, 2017

Developing Legal Issues in Agriculture and the Environment Prezi Presentation


2017 Conference Media

Keynote Panel: Conservation Programs and the 2018 Farm Bill

Presenters: Matt Teffeau, Director of Government Relations, Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA); Paul Wolfe, Senior Policy Specialist, National Sustainable Agriculture Commission

Organic Farming – Challenges, Benefits, and Legal Issues

Presenters: Alison Howard, Co-Owner, Homestead; Kelley Poole, Vice President of Government Affairs, Organic Trade Association

Legal Resources for Improving Soil Health on Leased Land

Presenters: Sarah Everhart, Senior Legal Specialist, ALEI, University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law; Dr. Terron Hillsman, State Conservationist, USDA- Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS).

Nutrient Management and Preparing for an Update:

Presenter: Hans Schmidt, Assistant Secretary for Resource Conservation, MDA

Maryland’s Climate Change Program:

Presenter: Ben Grumbles, Secretary of the Environment, Maryland Department of the Environment

2016 Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference materials

November 18, 2016

2015 Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference materials