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August 2018

Date August 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Webinar Series: Agricultural Biotechnology and Implications of the Syngenta Settlement

In March 2018, the terms of a $1.51 billion settlement with Syngenta and U.S. corn growers, grain handlers, and ethanol plants was formally announced. This class action settlement involves claims that Syngenta was negligent in failing to gain approval in China before releasing the Viptera and Agrisure corn varieties. When these corn varieties were detected in shipments to China, the shipments were rejected, with a subsequent a drop in the price of corn in 2013. This settlement could have future…

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November 2018

Date November 8 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location Crowne Plaza Annapolis
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$50.00

2018 Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference

The Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference is an annual event that features a range of experts who will share ideas, opinions, and information on current legal issues impacting the Delmarva’s environmental and farming communities. This year’s conference will feature panels on the following topics Chlorpyrifos and the Legal Landscape of Pesticide Regulation The Legalization of Industrial Hemp Legal Conflicts and Resolutions with Maryland’s Aquaculture Industry Developing Topics in Agricultural and Environmental Law Phase III of the Watershed Implementation Play for…

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Date November 13 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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$15.00

Webinar Series: Top Agricultural and Food Law Developments in 2018

Each year sees new developments in agricultural and food law. This year is no different. So far 2018 has seen Congress changing an environmental reporting requirement for agriculture which had been imposed by a court ruling and the announcement of the terms of the $1.51 billion settlement with Syngenta. What else will occur in 2018? Tune in to hear Paul Goeringer discuss these developments. Presenter: Paul Goeringer (ALEI) This is one webinar in a three part series of webinars on…

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Date November 15 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
ALEI, Harry R. Hughes Center, and SARE Grant

Informational Webinar – Ag Conservation Leasing Workshop Series

This webinar will provide information on the Ag Conservation Leasing Workshops Series. These all day workshops will be presented at five different locations across the state in the winter of 2018 – 2019. For more information on this webinar, or the Agricultural Conservation Leasing Workshop series visit https://agresearch.umd.edu/agroecol. For questions, contact Nancy Nunn at (410) 827-8056 or nnunn@umd.edu. These trainings are supported by the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. SARE is a program of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S.…

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Date November 26 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location Eastern Shore Higher Education Center
$10.00

Transferring the Farm to the Next Generation Workshop Series – Upper Shore

The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics is collaborating with the Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI), the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Maryland Department of Agriculture, Nationwide Insurance, and the University of Maryland Extension to provide this farm succession workshop. The workshop will focus on the farm succession process, including communication, business planning, estate planning basics, and tax basics. The farm succession process can be challenging, as conversations about the future of the farm can be difficult. Participants will walk away with…

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December 2018

Date December 6 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location Allegany College of Maryland

Transferring the Farm to the Next Generation – Western Maryland

The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics is collaborating with the Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI), the Chesapeake Bay Foundation,  the Maryland Department of Agriculture,Nationwide Insurance, and the University of Maryland Extension to provide this farm succession workshop. The workshop will focus on the farm succession process, including communication, business planning, estate planning basics, and tax basics. The farm succession process can be challenging, as conversations about the future of the farm can be difficult. Participants will walk away with…

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Date December 10 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore
ALEI, Harry R. Hughes Center, and SARE Grant

Ag Conservation Leasing Workshop Lower Shore

This is one workshop in a series of scheduled events to educate agricultural service providers, farmers, and landowners on strategies and resources to implement conservation leasing practices on leased land. For additional information and to register for the webinar or a workshop, visit https://agresearch.umd.edu/agroecol. For questions, contact Nancy Nunn at (410) 827-8056 or nnunn@umd.edu These trainings are supported by the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. SARE is a program of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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Date December 12 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location Wicomico County Extension Office
$10.00

Transferring the Farm to the Next Generation – Lower Shore

The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics is collaborating with the Agriculture Law Education Initiative (ALEI), the Chesapeake Bay Foundation,  the Maryland Department of Agriculture,Nationwide Insurance, and the University of Maryland Extension to provide this farm succession workshop. The workshop will focus on the farm succession process, including communication, business planning, estate planning basics, and tax basics. The farm succession process can be challenging, as conversations about the future of the farm can be difficult. Participants will walk away with…

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Date December 13 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location Talbot County Library

Investing in Your Farm’s Future – Mid-Shore

These workshops will focus on the financial aspect of farm succession planning including financial management, retirement savings, and long term healthcare.   Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location:Talbot County Library, 100 W. Dover St, Easton, MD 21601   Registration fee of $10.00 covers materials and lunch. For more information or to register online visit https://investing-in-your-farms-future-winter18.eventbrite.com   To register in person visit the Prince George’s County Extension Office at 6707 Groveton Dr, Clinton, MD 20735 For…

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January 2019

Date January 8, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location Chesapeake College
ALEI, Harry R. Hughes Center, and SARE Grant

Ag Conservation Leasing Workshop Mid-Shore

This is one workshop in a series of scheduled events to educate agricultural service providers, farmers, and landowners on strategies and resources to implement conservation leasing practices on leased land. For additional information and to register for the webinar or a workshop, visit https://agresearch.umd.edu/agroecol. For questions, contact Nancy Nunn at (410) 827-8056 or nnunn@umd.edu. These trainings are supported by the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. SARE is a program of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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