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UMD Researchers Unlock the Potential of Trees for Managing Environmental Impacts in Cities

Individually grown urban trees capture, store, and release more stormwater back to the atmosphere at a rate of 3x compared to trees grown in clusters or patches

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MDA, University of Maryland Announce Farm Stress Assistance Program

Program will promote physical, mental health in rural Maryland communities

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UMD Extension Faculty Engage to Champion and Implement a Food Safety Culture in Small and Medium Farms Across the United States

Three-year USDA-NIFA grant will help improve worker knowledge and behavior change, leading to a safe, nutritious, and secure U.S. food supply.

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Flying Dog Brewery Releases 2021 Field Notes Pale Ale Brewed with Maryland Hops

Maryland-Brewed Field Notes Is Part of a Joint Project to Study Commercially Viable Hop Production Industry in Maryland.

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Entomology and Extension Faculty Join a National Team to Study and Support Diverse Perennial Forage Systems with Major Implications for Human and Animal Ecosystem Health

The University of Maryland and a multi-state team of researchers is embarking on an effort to study diverse perennial forage systems and to promote their adoption across the United States.

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UMD Landscape Architecture Students Continue their Dedication to Revitalizing and Beautifying Baltimore’s Druid Heights Community with the Design and Development of Gold Street Park

New park offers a peaceful green oasis, a stage, and a meditation space with a planning process centered around buy-in and support from community members and stakeholders.

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