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Poultry Farm Management for New & Existing Growers

The University of Maryland Extension is offering a one-day workshop for new and existing poultry farmers on Delmarva focusing on poultry farm management. With today’s environment, it is important to learn about the many aspects of poultry farm management.

The topics that will be addressed are farm management, site management and maintenance, best management practices, mortality, manure handling, litter management, windbreaks/vegetative environmental buffers, financial/recordkeeping, concentrated animal feeding operation regulations, nutrient management, comprehensive nutrient management plans, inspections and emergency preparedness. We will also share all the information in a memory stick to take back to the farm for future reference. Certificate of completion will be awarded to each participant.

This workshop is limited to 40 participants and there is a $5 registration fee. A light breakfast and lunch will be served.

Date: Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Where: Eastern Shore Hospital Center, English Hall (a separate entrance on the right side of the Center)

Time: 8:00 am to 3:00pm.

Register here on Eventbrite (https://new-existing-growers-training.eventbrite.com)

Or by calling Sheila Oscar prior to January 17, 2018, at 410-742-1178 or email at soscar@umd.edu.

This workshop is open to all. If you need special assistance, please register two weeks before the date and contact Sheila Oscar at soscar@umd.edu.

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It is the policy of the University of Maryland, Agricultural Experiment Station and Maryland Cooperative Extension, that no person shall be subjected to discrimination on the grounds of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital or parental status, or disability. If you need special assistance to participate in the program (including special dietary needs), please contact Sheila Oscar at the Lower Eastern Shore Research and Center, 410-742-1178.

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