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Upcoming Agricultural Events in Region

 

FRI.-SAT., JUNE 23-24

• Berks (Pa.) County Sheep and Wool Growers Association annual wool pool. Wool will be collected at the Romano 4-H Center in Chester County on June 23 from 3 to 7 p.m. and in Berks County at the Reading Fairgrounds from 8 a.m. to noon on June 24. For more information call 610-562-4875 or 610-696-3500.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28

• Women In Agriculture’s Wednesday Webinar. “Can I Use This Picture? Media Law.” For more information and to register visit http://www.extension.umd.edu/womeninag/webinars.

THURSDAY-FRIDAY, JUNE 29-30

• Eastern Shore Dairy Judging Workshop, Jones Family Farm, 12667 Massey Rd., Massey, Md., and Emerson Farms, 1035 Jamison Corner Rd., Middletown, Md., Free (donations aid Virginia Tech Dairy Judging Team Endowment fund) and open to all ages. To register online, visit https://goo.gl/forms/b3MentqaRJUfM1z53.

SUNDAY, JULY 9

• Master Gardener Beekeeping Demonstration, 2 p.m., Hancock’s Resolution, 2795 Bayside Beach Rd., Pasadena, Md. For more information, contact Mike Ensor by e-mailing This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or calling 410-222-3900.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12

• Women In Agriculture’s Wednesday Webinar. “E-mail Newsletters, Tips and Tools.” For more information and to register visit http://www.extension.umd.edu/womeninag/webinars.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19

• Vegetable Plant and Pest Diagnostics Workshop, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., UME-Cecil County, Elkton, Md. For more information and to register, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/vegetable-plant-and-pest-diagnostics-cecil-registration-30362377689.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26

• Workshop: “Where to find the ag money and how to get it on,” 1:30-7:30 p.m. The event, to be held at Fisherman’s Inn at 5516, Main St., Grasonville, Md., is hosted by LEAD Maryland alumni, sponsored by Rural Maryland Council. Registration is $15 per person. Registration closes on July 19. For more information, or to register, visit http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ee2tmue324cfc22b&llr=7bqxmbtab.

SATURDAY, JULY 22

• FAMACHA workshop, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Vista View Farms, Damascus, Md. Pre-registration required by Monday, July 17. Registration fee is $35 per person, family or farm. For more information, or to register, call 301-432-2767, ext., 343 or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26

• Women In Agriculture’s Wednesday Webinar. “Hiring Farm Employees: Process and Recommendations.” For more information and to register visit http://www.extension.umd.edu/womeninag/webinars.

THURSDAY, JULY 27

• Poultry Mortality Composting Course, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wye Research & Education Center, Queenstown, Md.  For more information and to register contact Sheila Oscar at 410-742-1178 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

SUNDAY, AUG. 13

• FAMACHA workshop, 1-5 p.m., Zekiah Farm, Waldorf, Md. Pre-registration required by Monday, Aug. 9. Registration fee is $35 per person, family or farm. For more information, or to register, call 301-432-2767, ext., 343 or e-mail This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .