College of Agriculture & Natural Resources



UMD Social Justice Day

Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Stamp Student Union
The University of Maryland campus will come together on April 18 th in the Stamp Student Union to explore diverse topics related to energizing movements for social justice. The day-long event will provide space for cross-disciplinary groups to discuss key themes, such as immigration in the 21st...

2017 AgI2C Undergraduate Ideation Competition

Friday, March 10, 2017 to Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Symons Hall
The Agriculture Innovation to Commercialization (AgI2C) Competition promotes innovation and entrepreneurship in agriculture, natural resources, and environmental sustainability by offering awards to undergraduate student teams for the best new business ideas. The College of Agriculture and Natural...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 to Tuesday, May 2, 2017
Jull Hall, Room 1123
Are you interested in topics relating to sustainability? Curious about the role of agriculture in environmental, social, and economic issues - including the food you eat? You are invited to the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) for Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays. The Sustainable "Ag"...

University of Maryland Highlights Agricultural Legal Issues at 2nd Annual Conference

Friday, November 18, 2016
Double Tree Hotel
The second annual Agriculture and Environmental Law Conference will be held Friday, November 18, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel in Annapolis, Maryland. A complete agenda is available here . Discussion topics will include: - Hot Topics in Agricultural and Environmental Law...

Dairy Field Day and Tour

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Maryland Central Research and Education Center
Dairy Field Day and Tour, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 Location: University of Maryland Central Maryland Research and Education Center, Clarksville Facility 4240 Folly Quarter Road, Ellicott City, MD 9:30 a.m. Registration, Refreshments and Donuts 10 :00. Introductions - Bob Peters, University of...

Cultivating a Diverse Workforce: The Key to Ag Success

Monday, September 26, 2016
Critique Hall (Plant Sciences Building)
MANNRS in partnership with the College of AGNR and University Career Center, presents the AGNR Career Development Series Kick-off! The Agriculture industry generates over $374 billion dollars in revenue each year and employs over 750 thousand employers in the Unites States. Although a thriving...

Terp Farm 2nd Annual Fall Harvest Festival

Friday, September 23, 2016
Terp Farm
Following the immense success of its inaugural year, the 2nd annual Terp Farm Fall Harvest Festival arrives on September 23. There will be free food, a live performance from the Hayley Fahey Band, Terp Farm tours, pumpkin painting, and more. The Terp Farm Fall Harvest Festival is a celebration for...

Move Screening: "Food Chains"

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 to Thursday, April 9, 2015
Room 1312, School of Public Health
In an effort to expand dialogue about our food system both on campus and in the community, a number of campus organizations and departments, including the College of AGNR and Institute of Applied Agriculture, are collaborating to screen the recent documentary, Food Chains, on Wednesday, April 8...

Sustainable Tuesdays Lecture: Crossroads Community Food Network: Connecting the Dots in our Local Food System

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
1123 Jull Hall
Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays are part of the campus-wide Sustainable Tuesdays lecture series, co-sponsored by the Institute of Applied Agriculture, the School of Architecture, and the Office of Sustainability. Please visit the link for the full schedule for Spring 2015.

Feed the Future & Food Security in Africa: A Case Study on Ghana

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Charles Carroll Room, Adele H. Stamp Student Union
Ghana in West Africa has been selected as a UMD NFSC Study Abroad program for May 2015. The country was first the first in Africa to achieve independence from the British rule in 1957 and also the first country in Africa to receive Peace Corps volunteers in 1961. Currently, the country is also a...


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