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Starting a Farm in Maryland - Shared screen with speaker view
gena schultheis
23:05
Can this power point be emailed after presentation to work through again when we are in the strategy phase
Meghan Stromberg
23:36
Yes, this powerpoint and recording will be emailed out to everyone and posted on the ACE website as well
Teresa Speight
23:53
This is awesome!!!
gena schultheis
27:15
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.
Stacy Reed
27:53
I’d join a group like that
Anthony
30:18
such a group sounds good
Meghan Stromberg
30:57
A FB group sounds like a great idea, feel free to email either me (mstromb@terpmail.umd.edu) or the ACE center (acecenter@umd.edu) to discuss more after the webinar.
CHRISTINE LITTLE
31:57
Is there a place where you can find the topography? Not sure if there is website or some sort of resource?
Meghan Stromberg
33:56
Great question, I will write this down for Shannon to address during the Q&A portion of the webinar
Eryck Stamper
39:33
thank you for having the Maryland Hemp Exchange. This training is amazing!!
Gail Yeiser
43:15
This is wonderful. Very complete!
Eryck Stamper
45:47
vacant farm house in Maryland, why?
Stacy Reed
45:58
Are there any websites with land for sale or lease? Or is it best to contact a realtor.
Anna Morton
46:11
Which MD counties are the most farm-friendly with permitting, zoning, etc?
Anthony
46:42
related which counties have grants and help for farmers?
Arman Milanian
47:00
are there any good websites for wind patterns sun or similar data?
Arman Milanian
47:16
also what considered product??
Arman Milanian
47:40
can it be service education with value added product from the farm??
Ginger Myers
50:31
Counties that have Ag marketing Professionals can help with navigating the county regulations. Contact them before you contact county agencies.
Ginger Myers
51:12
Bergey maps deal with wind patterns.
Anthony
51:32
Ginger: are Ag marketing professionals extension agents?
Anthony
51:57
working through U of MD extension
Anna Morton
52:29
Is farming considered a small business/self employment for tax purposes?
Anthony
53:01
thanks
Eryck Stamper
54:20
Homegrown By Heros for veteran farmers!
Anna Morton
54:34
Thank you- Also, is there a minimum amount of acreage you recommend to start a farm on?
Teresa Speight
55:55
Could you be considered a small urban farm on less than an acre?
Anna Morton
56:39
How do you go about getting zoned as agricultural land?
Zsolt
57:06
do you happen to have a checklist of things to look for when purchasing land?
Zsolt
57:26
What is the minimum acerage to qualify for MARBIDCO NextGen?
Karla Bailey
58:27
Is farming in MD saturated or still a viable means for business from your exeperince?
Zsolt
58:39
is land prez same as ag prez?
Zsolt
01:00:44
can we call you or Sarah with further questions ?
Zsolt
01:01:23
Thank you for the webinar. I will reach out for sure
Kayla Griffith
01:01:25
If you are in one of the five Southern MD counties SMADC is a great resource as well as local Extension.
Mags Viverito
01:01:30
If we are not in MD how do we find Ag Law? thinking of NC.
Anthony
01:02:06
NC State?
Mags Viverito
01:02:38
Thank you