College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Institute of Applied Agriculture

News

On Monday, November 12 first year and second-year students played a friendly game of flag football followed by a feast in Jull Hall. For more pictures, visit our Flickr .
Nineteen-year-old James Hastings is a native of Hurlock, Maryland, located on the Eastern Shore. An agricultural business major in the Institute of Applied Agriculture at University of Maryland...
Some people spend their summers at the beach, and others spend them in the barn. Rachel Heeley’s summer was spent in the barn, caring for horses and learning how to manage an equine facility. Her...
Meet Jack Wavering, an IAA student who interned on the largest crop farm in Maryland during the summer of 2018. Wavering is in his second year studying Agricultural Business Management at the...
Jacob Bialk is a student at the University of Maryland studying Agricultural Business Management through the Institute of Applied Agriculture. He is a second-year student who plans to graduate in the...
Small Farms, Big Impacts
A huge thank you to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and the Small Farms Conference for sponsoring three of our current students to attend the 15th Annual Small Farms Conference! They had the...
While most students were packing up their things and getting ready for all of their summer adventures, Brandy Walterhoefer was getting ready to spend her summer here, at College Park, as an intern...
The Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) invites applications for 9-month Oral Communication Lecturer position, to teach an oral communication course to undergraduate students at the University of...
Over the summer, IAA student, Mason Loskot interned at a small local dairy farm, where he learned what it meant to milk 150 cows twice a day. Loskot, a second-year student majoring in Agriculture...
Many people dream of owning their own business. They seek freedom, a sense of accomplishment, and self-sufficiency. Mason Banner, a Sustainable Agriculture major at the Institute of Applied...
The animal health care industry centers around the love that animal owners have for their pets. Fundamentally, the industry is built upon the relationships that people maintain with their companions...
Raised by University of Maryland Agronomist Mark Sultenfuss, Luke Sultenfuss grew up on the family farm in Centreville, MD, and inherited his father’s passion for agronomy. In addition to working on...
Learning how to create and apply nutrition plans can benefit all of us. This summer, Institute of Applied Agriculture student Sydney Weinstein, interned for Kentland Nutrition Club in Gaithersburg,...
This past summer, Austin Fisher had the unique opportunity to complete an internship at his own family’s company. An Annapolis resident, Fisher is a turfgrass management student at the Institute of...
Sandy Hill Camp in North East, MD, became a home away from home once again for Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) student Emily Lufsey during the summer of 2018. A Boyds, MD native, Lufsey came...
It was a sweltering 95 degrees in Joppa, MD when Emily Shiloh’s advisor at the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) came to visit her at Olney Farm. The heat and humidity would be enough to make...
Most people have pumped gas at a gas station by the time they go off to college. Such was not the case for second-year Agricultural Business Management major Paul Saathoff. He used a commercial pump...
For some IAA students, the educational journey doesn’t end when they receive their Certificate in Applied Agriculture. An increasing number of IAA grads apply to the university as transfer students...
You're invited to our Open Houses! Whether you have already applied to our program or are still exploring your options, we invite you to meet us for an Open House in Jull Hall on November 12, 2018...
Congratulations, Fall 2018 Scholarship Winners! The following exceptional students were awarded scholarships through the IAA for the Fall 2018 semester: Turf Equipment and Supply Scholarship (TESCO)...

Pages

Subscribe to
Maintained by the IET Department of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. © 2018. Web Accessibility