Latest Past Events

Landowner Oriented Agricultural Law Webinars

Zoom 3222 Symons Hall 7998 Regents Drive, College Park

College Park, MD – The Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (AREC) will host five webinars via zoom every Friday starting on Friday, March 31st, and ending on Friday, April 28th. The free webinars will cover those legal issues that Maryland landowners may face. A grant funds the program through the Northeast Risk Management Education Center. The webinars will feature Paul Goeringer, a Senior Faculty Specialist and Extension Specialist in agricultural law.  He will address […]

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Soil Amendment Workshop

Agricultural History Farm Park 18400 Muncaster Road, Derwood

Registration is open for an upcoming workshop on soil amendments and composting for Maryland produce growers. The workshop is part of ongoing collaborative work with the Maryland Food Safety Network, Future Harvest, and the Institute for Local Self-Reliance to provide food safety education that helps growers understand and implement federal regulations under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA). The single-day Soil Amendments Workshop will be hosted at the Montgomery County Agricultural History Farm Park to […]

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Agribusiness Tax Management Workshop

UMES Research, Education, & Extension Farm 10789 Stewart Neck Road, Princess Anne

  Description: UMES Extension’s Agriculture Law Education Initiative, UMES Extension's Small Farm Program, The Tennie Group LLC, and Horizon Farm Credit are providing a comprehensive, two-day, 8-hour, in-person workshop designed to educate agricultural producers on the basics of agricultural tax management. The workshop will equip farmers with a better understanding of business and agricultural taxes. Some of the topics covered include: business structure and tax considerations, tax liability issues and helpful resources, understanding basic tax documents, […]

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