Calendar of events

Calendar of Events

January | February | March | April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November | December

January
Event

1

Offices Closed - New Years

5-7

Keystone Farm Show

6-8

Mid-Atlantic Nursery Tradeshow (MANTS)

8

Pennsylvania Farm Show

11-14

Delaware Agriculture Week

13-15

Virginia Farm Show

14

Virginia Agribusiness Banquet

14-16

Future Harvest Annual Conference

15

Chester County Annual Economic Outlook

17

Maryland 4-H Awards Gala

18

Offices Closed - Martin Luther King Jr. Day

20

Lehigh County 2016 Crops Conference

21

Lower Shore Agronomy Day

22-24

Maryland Horse Expo

26

Food Enterprise and Safety Panel Discussion

26-27

Eastern Shore Agricultural Conference

29

Central Maryland Vegetable Growers Meeting

29

Grain Marketing Update - Wye Mills, Maryland

February
Event

2

Lancaster Cattle Feeder's Day

2-4

Kutztown Area Young Farmer Winter Conference

2-4

Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Conference

4

Taste of Maryland Agriculture Dinner

4-6

PASA - Farming for the Future Conference

9

Farm Bureau Ag Day - Taste of West Virginia at the Capitol

10

Harford County Midwinter Meeting

10-11

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Conference

10-11

Pennsylvania Dairy Summit

12

Chester County 4H Livestock Awards Banquet

12

Winchester Regional Commercial Tree Fruit Production School

15

Offices Closed - Presidents' Day

16

Keystone Pork Expo and Poultry Progress Day

17-18

Southeast Pennsylvania Grazing Conference

18

Delmarva Dairy Day

18-19

Chesapeake Green Symposium

19

Bucks County 4H Meeting & Awards

24

Powl's Feed Service Dairy Expo

24-25

Zeiset Equipment Open House

25

Western Maryland Regional Fruit Meeting

25-27

West Virginia Small Farms Conference

26

BARN Transition Planning Meeting

27

Maryland Dairy Convention

March
Event

1

Washington County Managing Your Dairy Through Financial Fluctuations Workshop

3

Land as Your Legacy Breakfast Seminar

4-5

Maryland Cattlemen's Convention

7-8

Governor's Conference on Ag Trade - Richmond, Virginia

8

Carroll County Managing Your Dairy Through Financial Fluctuations Workshop

10

Ag Issues Forum

10

Schuylkill County Ag Day

11

AgBiz Masters Program Year 1 Meeting

11

Forum for Rural Innovation

11-12

Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association Homeshow

16

AgBiz Masters Program Year 2 Meeting

16

Commercial and Private Applicator Core Manual Training

17

Cedar Crest Young Farmers Banquet

17

Central Maryland Women in Ag Forum

18

BARN Career Fair

19

Farm Family Appreciation Celebration

19

Farming Leaders Conference

19-20

Frederick County Building Industry Association Homeshow

19-20

Home Builder's Association of Washington County Homeshow

22

Harford County Managing Your Dairy Through Financial Fluctuations Workshop

24-26

PCA Heifer & Jackpot Steer Show

30-31

PennAg Spring Banquet and Annual Meeting

31

Manor FFA Awards Banquet

April
Event

1

Frederick County Fruit Growers Annual Meeting

1

Manheim Adult Young Farmers Banquet

2

Hops, Wines, and Swines Festival

2

Maryland Spring Holstein Show

5-6

Virginia Agritourism Conference

5

Annual Meeting: New Holland, Pennsylvania

6

Annual Meeting: Dover, Delaware

7

Annual Meeting: Hagerstown, Maryland

7-9

West Virginia Beef Expo

9

Lebanon County Farm and Home Safety Day

9

Maryland 4-H Foundation Clay Shoot

10

Philly Farm & Food Fest

14

Harford County Celebrate Ag Dinner

14

Pen-Mar Regional Affiliate Tradeshow

15

Farmers Dinner

17

Delaware FFA Foundation Clay Shoot

20

Delmarva Poultry Industry Annual Banquet

21

Cecil County Realtor Tradeshow

28

Carroll County Association of Realtors Awards Banquet

28

Market-Miller Apple Pie Baking Contest

29

Apple Blossom Festival Women's Luncheon

May
Event

3

Harford County Association of Realtors Tradeshow

6

Offices Closed - Employee Event

13-14

East Coast Logging Expo

14

Baltimore City 4-H Youth Expo

14

The Seed Farm Plant Sale

17

TVRC Business and Breakfast

21

Wills Spring Show

26

PennAg Divots for Degrees Golf Outing

28

Fair Hill Races Tailgate

30

Offices Closed - Memorial Day

June
Event

2

Penn Street Market - Opening Day

4

Milkhouse Brewery's BrewFest on the Farm

5

Maryland Horse Council Day at the Races

8

Ag/Rural Business Service Providers Forum

8

Delmarva Poultry Industry Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

9

Future Harvest Field Day: Horse Powered Viability

15-16

Farm Credit 100 Week

20

Maryland 4-H Golf Tournament

20

PFB Annual Golf Classic

22

Weyrich, Cronin and Sorra Lunch & Learn

23

Farming for Success

23

MNLGA Field Day

25

Doutrich Open House

26

MHBA Yearling Show

27

IACL 5th Annual Ernie Leone Memorial Tournament

29

MNLGA Hops and Drones Workshop

July
Event

1

Delmarva Farmer Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

4

Offices Closed - Independence Day Observed

5

Randy Ward Memorial Golf Tournament

6-9

Talbot County Fair

13

Lancaster Barnstorners Farm Night

13

Maryland State Horticultural Society Summer Tour

13

Virginia Fruit and Orchard Day Tour

15

Farm Credit 100 Celebrations

15

Virginia Dairy Expo

16

Doutrich Open House

16-23

Washington County Ag Expo and Fair

19

Land as your Legacy - Centreville, Maryland

19

VAAE Reunion Dinner

20

Tawes Crab & Clam Festival

20-21

Dairy Conference

22

Lancaster County Holstein Field Night

22-30

Cecil County Fair

22-23

Morgan County Fair

23

Maryland Holstein Breeders Annual Picnic

23-30

Lebanon Area Fair

27

Farm Credit Day at the Delaware State Fair

27

Kutztown Produce Summer Twilight Meeting

28

Maryland Commodity Classic

29

Frederick County Agribusiness Association Golf Tournament

29-30

Family Days on the Farm

August
Event

1-6

Warren County Fair

3-6

Caroline County Fair

6-13

Berkeley County Youth Fair

6-13

Howard County Fair

12

Lebanon County Holstein Association Field Night

13

AREC Publick Open House

14-20

Clarke County Fair

17-21

Bucks County Fair

20-27

Page Valley Fair

21-27

Jefferson County Fair

27

Northampton County 4H Livestock Show and Sale

September
Event

5

Offices Closed - Labor Day

6

Community Awareness Committee Golf Tournament

8

Hoober Mifflintown Grand Opening Celebration

8

Montgomery County Soil Conservation District Dinner

10

GVC's Evening at the Park

14

MAEF/MNLGA Scholarship Golf Tournament

14-16

Solanco Fair

15

Ag Issues Forum

15

Targeting Excellence Clay Shoot

16-24

The Great Frederick Fair

17

Harvest Moon ShinDig

17

Maryland Horse Council BBQ

18-19

Virginia Agribusiness Annual Meeting

20-22

National Small Farms Conference

23-25

Mother Earth News Fair

23-Oct 2

State Fair of Virginia

25

MARC Family Farm Day

28-29

The Pennsylvania Poultry Sales and Service Conference

28-30

National Meeting on Poultry Health, Live Production and Processing

28-30

West Lampeter Community Fair

October
Event

1

The Seed Farm Farm-to-Table Dinner & Auction

1-4

Penn State University Extension Mushroom Short Course

4

New and Existing Poultry Growers Seminar

4

Virginia Cooperative Council Breakfast

6

Delaware FFA Golf Tournament

6

Maryland Farm & Harvest VIP Screening

9

Farm-to-Table Dinner & Auction

9-15

Lancaster County Ag Week

13

Denim and Pearls Dinner

13

Manure Injection Field Day

15

Shenandoah Autumnfest

18

Frederick County Association of Realtors Tradeshow

22

Maryland Million

29

Maryland State Bar Association Ag Law Day at the Races

November
Event

4

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Agribusiness Conference

6

DC Area Horse Show Association Banquet

10

Lancaster County Chamber Agriculture Industry Banquet

12

Harvest Moon Dinner and Auction

18

Ag and Environmental Law Conference

24-25

Offices Closed: Thanksgiving

December
Event

3-4

Penn State Extension Annual Organic Vegetable

4-6

Maryland Farm Bureau Convention

6

Pennsylvania Women's Agricultural Network (PA-WAgN) Symposium

6-8

Virginia Farm to Table Conference

23

Offices Closed - In observation of Christmas Eve

26

Offices Closed - In observation of Christmas Day