College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Institute of Applied Agriculture

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IAA Scholarship Applications Due

Thursday, May. 31 (All day)
2123 Jull Hall
Scholarships for IAA students The scholarships on this page are available only for students of the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA). Funds are awarded directly through the IAA. Please download, read, and fill out the form carefully, then submit your completed application to Room 2123 of Jull...

Ag Forward New Student Orientation 6/19/2018

Tuesday, Jun. 19, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
Welcome, new Terps! Congratulations and welcome to campus, first-year IAA Terps! We are excited to have you as a new student in our program. At New Student Orientation , you will meet your advisor, get to know other students, register for classes, and obtain a University photo ID card. All incoming...

Certificate-Seeking New Student Orientation 6/20/2018

Wednesday, Jun. 20, 9:00am to 4:00pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
All certificate-seeking IAA students are required to attend and participate in New Student Orientation. Participants are required to remain for the entirety of the Orientation. To prepare for your visit ahead of time, download an IAA Orientation Checklist . New students must complete an...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays: Aquaponics and Hydroponics

Tuesday, May. 1, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
Watch online : Aquaponics and Hydroponics go.umd.edu/SATaquaponics Listen to the recording, here ! To access the live lecture online via WebEx: Click the link provided above. Enter your name and email address. You may be asked to add a Chrome Cisco extension to your browser - allow that to download...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays: Medical Cannabis Policy and Production in Maryland

Tuesday, Apr. 24, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
Watch online : Medical Cannabis Policy and Production in Maryland go.umd.edu/SATcannabis Listen to the recording, here ! To access the live lecture online via WebEx: Click the link provided above. Enter your name and email address. You may be asked to add a Chrome Cisco extension to your browser -...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays: Urban Agriculture - More than Community Gardens and Urban Farms

Tuesday, Apr. 10, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
Michelle Nelson of Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (MNCPPC) will join us to talk about trends and innovations in urban agriculture. mncppc.org Watch online: Urban Agriculture: More than Community Gardens and Urban Farms go.umd.edu/SATurbanag Listen to the recording, here ! To...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays: All are Fed at the Farm

Tuesday, Apr. 3, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
Farming 4 Hunger (F4H) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in 2012 to serve those in need of fresh food in Southern Maryland. The organization grows and distributes over a million pounds of locally grown, fresh food each year. Bernie Fowler Jr., founder, had a vision through his own...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays: Building Successful Food Businesses

Tuesday, Mar. 27, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
This panel presentation highlights two local organizations that support budding food entrepreneurs through incubator kitchens. Union Kitchen in Washington, DC offers an exciting Food Accelerator program to scale businesses for success, and the new Takoma Park Silver Spring Community Kitchen is...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays: Mapping Food Security in Maryland

Tuesday, Mar. 13, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
This talk will demonstrate an exciting tool known as the Maryland Food System Map and discuss the health and policy implications of the local food system. The Maryland Food System Map Project looks at the local food system geographically. The goal is to spur improvements in the food system by...

Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays: The Sustainability of Food Safety

Tuesday, Mar. 6, 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
As food safety regulations roll out, farms are starting to implement new practices and procedures. What are the sustainability implications of these changes? Dr. Micallef is UMD’s resident expert on the microbiological safety of fresh produce and is also involved in Good Agricultural Practices (GAP...

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