Women in Agriculture Programs: Maryland

July 21, 2016 Print Friendly and PDF

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture logoThe MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture program engages, educates and empowers women on common  issues in risk management such as financial planning, estate planning, marketing, communication, computer programs, budgeting, insurance and much more. The program delivers education through a variety of environments, including:

  • Annie’s Project classes – Am eight week farm management course offered annually at locations across Maryland, Delaware and Virginia; and a six week course (Managing for Today and Tomorrow) for financial and farm transition planning.
  • Regional Women in Agriculture Conference -  Annual two day conference in Dover DE.  
  • Wednesday Webinars – Webinars every second and fourth Wednesday of the month on various topics.
  • Social Media – To say connected outlets such as Pinterest, Facebook and twitter. 

Collaborators include:

  •  University of Maryland Extension
  • University of Delaware Extension
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore
  • Delaware State University
  • Rutgers Cooperative Extension
  • Virginia Cooperative Extension
  • USDA Risk Management

Contact Information:

Website: http://www.extension.umd.edu/womeninag

Email: Shannon Dill, sdill@umd.edu or Jennifer Rhodes jrhodes@umd.edu



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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.