Small Farm Course Offered

Talbot County Cooperative Extension Office will offer a “Small Farm Short Course” to current and potential owners of small farms and anyone else interested in learning the basics of agriculture. Four two-hour sessions will cover Introduction to Agriculture, Farm Enterprise and Business Management, Animal Science and Livestock Management, and Soils and Crop Production. The cost of the class is $15.00 per person or $20.00 per couple and includes all course materials.

The short course will be offered at the Extension Office in Easton, MD, from 7pm to 9 pm on four consecutive Wednesday evenings starting on October 15, 2008 and finishing on November 5, 2008. This class is open to anyone interested in farming. To register or for more information, please contact or call (410) 822-1244 by October 10. If you need special assistance please contact the office by October 10.