Momentum Magazine

Intended as a means to keep our loyal alumni up to date with the activities and accomplishments of the college and all of its components, MomentUM actually appeals to a far broader audience. Insightfully written and beautifully photographed articles provide the reader with an entertaining and informative look at the impact AGNR has on Maryland every day.

Winter 2021 Issue

Momentum Winter 2021

Building Resilience 


Despite the challenges we have faced in this past year, our college and community has remained resilient and responded with extraordinary measures. Whether it's providing stress management and mindfulness support to Marylanders statewide or working to preserve the vulture population in Africa, our excellence spread across research, academics, and Extension continues to make an impact both locally and globally. 

Winter 2021 

Summer 2020 Issue

Momentum Summer 2020

The Spaces Between

the transformative power of public green spaces 

This issue of Momentum amplifies the volumes of progress and positivity related to our strategic initiative, Optimize Urban Environments Through Design, Green Technology, and Community Engagement.  

Summer 2020 

Winter 2020 Issue

Momentum Winter 2020

Elevating Urban Agriculture 

Limited land, unlimited potential 

Dig into our college's efforts to Advance Innovative, Profitable, and Sustainable Agriculture Production Systems. Ag production can have a very traditionalist connotation but these stories paint a very modern picture of the diverse systems, people, career fields, and issues that are associated with our work.  

Winter 2020 

Summer 2019 Issue

Momentum Summer 2019 Cover

The Changing Climate of Coastal Farming

Rising to the Challenge

Explore the college's efforts in helping ensure a clean and healthy Chesapeake Bay by helping farmers navigate the tides of saltwater intrusion, and a revolution in management of green space and stormwater practices by residents in Baltimore City. 

Summer 2019 

Winter 2019 Issue

Momentum Winter 2019



Leaders in gene-editing research

The challenges put forth to establish a healthy food system and ensure global food and nutritional security are substantial, and the college is committed to tackling them head-on. In this issue, we invite you to explore our research utilizing the groundbreaking CRISPR technology, a century of service from alumni Vernon Foster, a senior dietetics student challenging his fellow students to cook smarter and healthier in just a matter of minutes, and so much more. We hope you enjoy the experience!  

Winter 2019

Summer 2018 Issue


Charting A Course Towards Healthier Living Systems

Explore the concept of One Health in this issue, highlighting research at the Port of Baltimore producing sustainable energy, our efforts to combat Lyme disease, our international work in Liberia with ROOTS Africa, and more!

Summer 2018