Sustainable Agriculture's Role in Saving the Chesapeake Bay
Rob's (Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Maryland Grazers Network) talk will cover descriptions of joint efforts between CBF, University of Maryland Extension, Natural Resources Conservation Service, and local livestock farmers to manage agricultural runoff and enhance farm viability. The Grazers Network Project Team provides technical assistance and includes experts in pasture and forage management, financial management, marketing, and funding resources.
As an installment of our 2017 Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays series, this workshop is open to the UMD community and free to attend.
Sustainable Agriculture Tuesdays are part of the campus-wide Sustainable Tuesdays lecture series co-sponsored by the Institute of Applied Agriculture, the School of Architecture(link is external), and the UMD Office of Sustainability(link is external).