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Free Event
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University of Maryland Extension- Garrett County

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Ashley Bachtel-Bodkins
Phone: 301.334.696

Annual Tomato Festival

Friday, Aug 23
Cost
Free Event
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University of Maryland Extension- Garrett County

Contact
Ashley Bachtel-Bodkins
Phone: 301.334.696

Mark your calendar and start planning your garden now! Winners receive prizes and bragging rights! This event will include:

Taste testing different tomato varieties
Demonstrations and interactive displays
Celebration of tomatoes!

Categories judged:

Largest (size and weight)
Ugliest (misshapen)
Best tasting
Cherry (10)

FREE to participate.

If you need reasonable accommodation to participate in any event or activity, please contact the University of Maryland Extension at 301-334-6960 by Aug. 1, 2024.

Flyer with dates for Ask a Master Gardener clinics on September 12th and October 10th from 4-6pm in the Easton Lobby (Talbot County)
Cost
Free Event
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Talbot County Master Gardener Volunteers
Phone: 410-822-1244

Ask a Master Gardener

  • Thursday, September 12 - Thursday, September 12
  • Thursday, October 10 - Thursday, October 10
Cost
Free Event
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Contact
Talbot County Master Gardener Volunteers
Phone: 410-822-1244

Master Gardener volunteers will hold a table in the lobby of the Easton branch of the Talbot County Free Library to help answer garden/landscape-related questions; volunteers will also have give-aways, publications, and other resources to help you get growing this fall.

You can find us from 4-6pm on Thursdays, September 12th and October 10th. Feel free to bring in plant or insect samples!

Maryland Weed Management Tour
Cost
Free Event
Location
211 Farm Lane,Queenstown,MD,US,21658
About the Organizer
Contact
Kurt Vollmer & Megan Messix Stibbe

Maryland Weed Management Tour

  • Wednesday, June 26 - Wednesday, June 26
Cost
Free Event
Location
211 Farm Lane,Queenstown,MD,US,21658
About the Organizer
Contact
Kurt Vollmer & Megan Messix Stibbe

Visit research and demonstration plots and get updates on weed management issues in the region.

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Cost
Free Event
Location
303 Gay St. ,Cambridge,MD,US,21613
About the Organizer
Contact
Emily Zobel
Phone: 40-228-8800

Growing Tomatoes

  • Tuesday, April 30 - Tuesday, April 30
Cost
Free Event
Location
303 Gay St. ,Cambridge,MD,US,21613
About the Organizer
Contact
Emily Zobel
Phone: 40-228-8800

Join the University of Maryland Extension Dorchester County Master Gardeners on April 30th at 5:00 p.m. at the Cambridge Library (303 Gay St. Cambridge, MD) to learn the basics of growing tomatoes. Come learn the ins and outs of this favorite summer vegetable crop. What varieties are best for our area? What is the difference between a hybrid and a heirloom tomato? Why do need to cage them? What is a tomato sucker and how do you remove them?

Anne Arundel County Extension 2024 Open House
Cost
Free Event
Location
97 Dairy Lane,Gambrills,MD,US,21054
About the Organizer
Contact
Christie Germuth
Phone: 301 226-7470

Anne Arundel County Extension 2024 Open House

  • Friday, August 23 - Friday, August 23
Registration
Cost
Free Event
Location
97 Dairy Lane,Gambrills,MD,US,21054
About the Organizer
Contact
Christie Germuth
Phone: 301 226-7470

The Anne Arundel County Extension Office will be hosting their 2024 Open House on August 23, 2024. This is a free family event where you can meet the Extension Educators, tour the Demonstration Garden, visit the Urban Farm, and much more.

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Maryland Day

  • Saturday, April 27 - Saturday, April 27
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University of Maryland is the place to be for Maryland Day 2024! This will be the 99th annual Ag Day and this year we're excited for our very first AGNR Alumni Chill Zone in the Animal Science Courtyard!

Join us on Ag Day Avenue to visit the Campus Farm and take in a livestock show with our students. Drop by the Animal Science courtyard to see our college in full force with clubs, departments, and Extension programs. Grab a plant from the Institute of Applied Agriculture or from the Plant Science Building. McKeldin Mall will feature Maryland 4-H and there's an Extension catfish cooking demo at Hornbake Plaza.

Cornerstone Awards
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Glenda Canales

State of the College and Cornerstone Awards Ceremony

  • Wednesday, May 08 - Wednesday, May 08
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Glenda Canales

AGNR faculty and staff are invited to the 2024 State of the College and Cornerstone Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 8 at 9:00am at the Riggs Alumni Center. The Cornerstone Awards serves to recognize an AGNR faculty or staff member or an external partner in actively promoting awareness of one of the Strategic Initiatives who demonstrates innovation, and provides a model for others in the college.

Lunch Break Gardening Q & A - Virtual Plant Clinic- UME Extension Dates and Times.  Please reach out to Sllewell@umd.edu for more information.
Cost
Free Event
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Contact
Sarah Llewellyn and Ashley Bodkins
Phone: 301-724-3320; 301-334-6960

Lunch Break Gardening Q & A - Virtual Plant Clinic- UME Extension

  • Monday, May 06 - Monday, May 06
  • Monday, June 10 - Monday, June 10
  • Monday, July 08 - Monday, July 08
  • Monday, August 12 - Monday, August 12
Cost
Free Event
About the Organizer
Contact
Sarah Llewellyn and Ashley Bodkins
Phone: 301-724-3320; 301-334-6960

Join Sarah and Ashley from University of Maryland Extension to answer any Western Maryland garden-related questions during this live Zoom session.

Need a plant identified? Want advice on starting a garden? Want to add a native plant to your landscape in 2024? Are you encountering pests? Insects? Plant Diseases?

If you have a gardening question that you want us to answer live, please send photos and questions to abachtel@umd.edu or post on the event details in the comments section.

We will be discussing some of the common garden tasks for your garden and a timeline of what you should be seeding now?

Session will be recorded and posted after the event.

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University programs, activities, and facilities are available to all without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin, political affiliation, physical or mental disability, religion, protected veteran status, genetic information, personal appearance, or any other legally protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in any event or activity, please contact University of Maryland Extension @ 301-334-6960 before March 7, 2024.

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If you need reasonable accommodations to participate please contact Emily Zobel at 410-228-8800 by March 1, 2024.

Dorchester County Master Gardeners Native Bee Talk

  • Thursday, March 14 - Thursday, March 14
  • Tuesday, March 19 - Tuesday, March 19

This talk will b egiven twice and two different locations.

Thursday March 14, at 3:30 at the Hurlock Old Library Building (222 S Main St, Hurlock, MD). Free.

Tuesday, March 19, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm at the Dorchester County Historical Society (1003 Greenway Drive, Cambridge, MD). $5 for non members.

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Free Event
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University of Maryland Extension- Western Cluster

Lunch Break Garden Q & A

  • Monday, March 11 - Monday, March 11
Registration
Cost
Free Event
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University of Maryland Extension- Western Cluster

Join Sarah and Ashley from University of Maryland Extension to answer any Western Maryland garden related questions during this live zoom session.

Need a plant identified? Want advice on starting a garden? Want to add a native plant to your landscape in 2024? Are you encountering pests? Insects? Plant Diseases?
If you have a gardening question that you want us to answer live, please send photos and questions to abachtel@umd.edu or post on the event details in the comments section.

We will be discussing some of the common garden tasks for your garden and a timeline of what you should be seeding now?

Session will be recorded and posted after the event.

University programs, activities, and facilities are available to all without regard to race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, national origin, political affiliation, physical or mental disability, religion, protected veteran status, genetic information, personal appearance, or any other legally protected class. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in any event or activity, please contact University of Maryland Extension @ 301-334-6960 before March 7, 2024. See less

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