2017 Starting a Small, Intensive Commercial Farm for Local Markets
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2017 Starting a Small, Intensive Commercial Farm for Local Markets

2017 Starting a Small, Intensive Commercial Farm for Local Markets

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University of Maryland Extension

1114 Shawan Road

Cockeysville, MD 21030

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In this workshop series, we’ll explore what it takes to be successful on a small-scale farm. Each session covers topics that apply to a variety of agricultural operations, including fruit and vegetable production. The program series including a look at how livestock can enhance a small farming operation.

The topics featured in this workshop series have proven to be essential components for ensuring farm profitability. This program is a collaborative effort between UMD Extension, Baltimore County and Future Harvest CASA’s new Chesapeake Foodshed Field School and Beginner Farmer Training Program (BFTP). Additional partners include Civic Works’ Real Food Farm, and several agricultural professionals and successful farmers in the region, including graduates of the BFTP.

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University of Maryland Extension

1114 Shawan Road

Cockeysville, MD 21030

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