College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Institute of Applied Agriculture

sustainable agriculture

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...
Bob Borkowski
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...
IAA at Women in Ag Conference 2016
It’s no secret that men have historically dominated agriculture in the United States and Maryland, but there has been an overall upward trend in the number of women-operated farms for over three...
Lillian Kahl, an IAA Sustainable Agriculture major, is helping build the food supply at the university’s Campus Pantry with thousands of canned goods. But first, she’s using those cans to help build...
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What do you see when you picture a Farmers Market? There’s far more that goes into creating and managing a successful farmers market than most people realize, as Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA...
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Emmett Brew - Future Dairy Cattle Farmer Emmett Brew, a true lover of dairy farming and a gentleman with a bright future, spent his summer experiencing a one-of-a-kind opportunity that many would...
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Lindsay Barranco - Helping Newbies with Their Hives After hearing of colony collapse disorder nine years ago, Institute of Applied Agriculture (IAA) student Lindsay Barranco signed up for a beginning...

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