UPCOMING CALENDAR OF EVENTS...
|August 11-15||FARM CAMP - Hands-on experience with vegetables, bees & honey, eggs & chickens, bunnies & goats sow seeds of responsibility, respect, and community. Limited to 20. Ages 8-12. $250 for the week.|
Introduction to Permaculture Design - FREE WorkshopRedesign your life-style to grow your own food organically, harvest rain water while recharging the water table, retrofit your home for passive heating and cooling, and recycle wastes as fertilizer. In so doing, you reduce fossil fuel consumption, help repair the health of all life forms, and improve local economies.
|Sept. 21||FAMILY FARM DAY - Demonstrations, kid’s activities, music, food, and local vendors celebrate Maryland’s vibrant and important past, present, and future.|
|Oct 4||FAMILY CORN FIELD CAMP OUT|
|Oct 11||Art AG-stravaganza: Art Show/Sale, Food Truck Gathering and Chalk Art Festival featuring world reknown street painter, Michael Kirby|
BASIC TRACTOR REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE COURSE: This two day, hands-on workshop demystifies tractors and empowers their users to operate and maintain their machines more safely and with greater skill and confidence. Course limited to 15 students. $225 before June 1; $275 before August 1; $300 before October 1. Download Reg. Form
|Oct. 16||Teachers Night on the Farm: Resource Fair/Open House where over 30 agricultural educators provide information about field trips, classes, curriculum, and professional development opportunities.New this year - Farm Tours, Farmers Market and Make-n-Takes.
Attn Beginning Farmers: University of Maryland Extension in Frederick County is excited to present ‘Beginning a Successful Small Farm Short Course, Part II’. Participation in Part I is NOT
Woodland Steward Volunteer Training Program Maryland woodland owners, managers, and others who want to learn more about forests and wildlife are invited to apply for training as a Maryland Woodland St
Fall is a busy time, but we hope you will mark your calendars and make time to attend the University of Maryland(link is external), College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR) Open House. The