College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Institute of Applied Agriculture

sustainable agriculture

Sustainable Agriculture's Role in Saving the Chesapeake Bay

Tuesday, Mar. 7, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Jull Hall, Room 1123
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...
You're invited to an Open House at the Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA)! Learn about our areas of study , get to know faculty and staff, and tour agricultural facilities on campus. Open House...
The Legend at Pearlstone During his first day harvesting beets at Pearlstone Farm in Reisterstown, Maryland, Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) student Benjamin Prigg became very sunburned. On...
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Brandon McIntyre, a second-year Sustainable Agriculture student at the University of Maryland’s Institute of Applied Agriculture, interned at the University’s Arboretum Outreach Center last summer. "...
With soft pink flowing tresses and a smile that lights up the room, Amy Winkler, a Sustainable Agriculture student with an interest in Ornamental Horticulture, completed her internship at the Red...
Career Direction Blooms at Terp Farm Internship Who spent their summer growing produce for thousands of college students? Lillian Kahl, that’s who. Kahl studies sustainable agriculture at the...

Sustainable Agriculture & Organic Twilight Meeting and Tour

Thursday, Aug. 11, 4:30pm to 8:30pm
University of MD, Upper Marlboro Research and Education Center
R ain or Shine! Please join us for an evening of food, fun and informative wagon stops to these and other unknown destinations at the Sustainable Ag and Organic Twilight Tour: See the 3 rd field season of a vegetable winter cover crop pest management trial and discuss results from prior years with...
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Starting over, entering a second career, and returning to school can be daunting for many adults, yet for Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) student Robert "Bob" Borkowski, it has also been...
Things got a bit exotic at the Institute for Applied Agriculture (IAA) this semester in Meredith Epstein’s Analyzing Alternative Enterprises class, as students explored a forest-based farming crop...
^Click to enlarge Did you know that Maryland is ranked 8 th in the nation for broiler production? Or that Maryland has 1.1 million acres of turfgrass, more than any single agricultural crop? The...

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