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Cook Presents at 1890 Food Safety Consortium Symposium

Cook Presents at 1890 Food Safety Consortium Symposium

ALEI legal specialist Nicole Cook discussed her role at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) at last month’s second Association of 1890 Research Directors (ARD), UMES, and the USDA-Agricultural Research Service (USDA-ARS) 1890 ARD & USDA-ARS Food Safety Consortium Symposium. The event was held at the Beltsville Agricultural Research […]

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Hughes Center and ALEI Choose Summer Interns

Hughes Center and ALEI Choose Summer Interns

The Harry R. Hughes Center for Agro-Ecology, Inc. (Hughes Center) in partnership with the University of Maryland Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI), has chosen two students for the 2018 Russell Brinsfield Summer Internship Program. Danielle Naundorf of Worton (Kent County) and Alison Venable of New Market (Frederick County) will join […]

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ALEI partners with University of Delaware Cooperative Extension

ALEI partners with University of Delaware Cooperative Extension

Last October, the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Delaware Cooperative Extension entered into a memorandum of understanding for Extension Legal Specialist and Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI) member Kelly Nuckolls Winslow to spend part of her time developing […]

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Geary County Extension Agent Charles Otto and producer John Kramer examine Kramer's wheat using digital imaging to transmit images to K-State experts

ALEI Awarded SARE Grant to Engage Agricultural Service Providers

        Contact: Josh Bollinger at 443-239-1392/ joshboll@umd.edu BALTIMORE — The University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law has been awarded a three-year, $159,380 grant from the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture and Research Education (“SARE”) program. The grant will be administered by the University of Maryland Agriculture Law […]

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Business and Legal Considerations Workshop at UMES

Business and Legal Considerations Workshop at UMES

Nicole Cook, environmental and agricultural faculty legal specialist with the Agriculture Law Education Initiative at UMES, will be the keynote speaker at the UMES winter workshop, scheduled for Saturday, February 24 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Richard A. Henson Center. The workshop, intended for farmers with business […]

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University of Maryland Extension Offering One-Day Workshop for Commercial Poultry Growers

University of Maryland Extension Offering One-Day Workshop for Commercial Poultry Growers

The University of Maryland Extension is offering a one-day workshop for commercial poultry growers needing assistance filling out their  comprehensive environmental response, compensation, and liability act (CERCLA) registration. Additionally, help will be available to answer questions poultry growers, livestock farmers, and others may have about completing their annual implementation report […]

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