Starting a Farm in Maryland - Shared screen with speaker view
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Can this power point be emailed after presentation to work through again when we are in the strategy phase
Yes, this powerpoint and recording will be emailed out to everyone and posted on the ACE website as well
This is awesome!!!
THANKS so much! that is great! for support! If anyone on this wants to start a FB group: Farm Startups or something like that as well so we can share resources. Let me know and I can set up group and see if ACE can email it out as we all start/continue our education, mentorships, and resource/land search.
I’d join a group like that
such a group sounds good
A FB group sounds like a great idea, feel free to email either me (email@example.com) or the ACE center (firstname.lastname@example.org) to discuss more after the webinar.
Is there a place where you can find the topography? Not sure if there is website or some sort of resource?
Great question, I will write this down for Shannon to address during the Q&A portion of the webinar
thank you for having the Maryland Hemp Exchange. This training is amazing!!
This is wonderful. Very complete!
vacant farm house in Maryland, why?
Are there any websites with land for sale or lease? Or is it best to contact a realtor.
Which MD counties are the most farm-friendly with permitting, zoning, etc?
related which counties have grants and help for farmers?
are there any good websites for wind patterns sun or similar data?
also what considered product??
can it be service education with value added product from the farm??
Counties that have Ag marketing Professionals can help with navigating the county regulations. Contact them before you contact county agencies.
Bergey maps deal with wind patterns.
Ginger: are Ag marketing professionals extension agents?
working through U of MD extension
Is farming considered a small business/self employment for tax purposes?
Homegrown By Heros for veteran farmers!
Thank you- Also, is there a minimum amount of acreage you recommend to start a farm on?
Could you be considered a small urban farm on less than an acre?
How do you go about getting zoned as agricultural land?
do you happen to have a checklist of things to look for when purchasing land?
What is the minimum acerage to qualify for MARBIDCO NextGen?
Is farming in MD saturated or still a viable means for business from your exeperince?
is land prez same as ag prez?
can we call you or Sarah with further questions ?
Thank you for the webinar. I will reach out for sure
If you are in one of the five Southern MD counties SMADC is a great resource as well as local Extension.
If we are not in MD how do we find Ag Law? thinking of NC.