May 19, 2016

May 18, 2016

Figs. 1, 2 and 3. Swollen stem of cucurbit plant with collapsed rotting roots and seed maggot damage to bean. When stem is cut open maggots can be seen.
Perfect Weather for Seed Maggots and Other Soil Pests
The weather we are having is perfect for several soil pests in growers’ vegetable fields.

May 12, 2016

Carrollton 4-H Club Visits Ruffled Feathers
On Monday, May 9th, members of the Carrollton 4-H Club visited Ruffled Feathers Bird Sanctuary in Hampstead.

May 4, 2016

Maryland 4-H Day at Camden Yards
MARYLAND 4-H DAY When: Friday June 17th at 7:05 p.m. vs. Toronto Blue Jays Fireworks (Postgame) Presented by BGE

Apr 29, 2016

Governor Hogan Tours Worcester County
Governor Hogan toured the lower shore counties this past week, and Worcester County Extension faculty and staff were able to meet with this delegation in a private venue at
Worcester County 4-H Takes The Farm to School
The Worcester County UME 4-H Farm Visit was a collaboration with the Worcester County Board of Education, University of Maryland Extension (UME) 4-H, Agriculture, EFNEF and STEM educators from the

Apr 27, 2016

Close-up of mosquito on human skin
Agriculture agency urges public cooperation in fight against zika virus
ANNAPOLIS, MD (April 26, 2016) – Governor Larry Hogan has issued a proclamation declaring April 24-30 “Zika Virus Awareness Week,” and the Department of Agriculture urges residents to work with the
2016 VEX Robotics World Championship
Super Sonic Sparks 4-H VEX robotics teams 24 A, B and K traveled to Louisville, Kentucky, to compete in the 2016 VEX Robotics World Championship, April 20- 23, 2016.

Apr 26, 2016

Achievement Program Recap
The Carroll County 4-H Achievement / Volunteer Recognition Program was held at the Carroll County Agriculture Center on Friday April 8, 2016.


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