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UME will host a series of Farm Stress Management Workshops for Agriculture Service Providers

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This workshop is designed for Agriculture Service Providers to equip them with the skills and knowledge to support farms and farm families in times of distress. The University of Maryland Extension Farm Stress Management Team will train service providers to identify signs of distress, develop skills to communicate with those experiencing stress and provide resources both locally and nationally. Financial and regulatory topics will also be discussed as they are often contributors to stress on the farm.

Upcoming Trainings (All hosted from 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM):

  • Southern MD (UMD Extension, Calvert County) : April 5, 2022

    • 30 Duke Street, #103, Prince Frederick, MD 20678

  • Lower Shore (University of Maryland Eastern Shore) : April 6, 2022

    • Hensen Center - 11868 Academic Oval, Princess Anne, MD 21853

  • Central MD (UMD Extension, Montgomery County) : April 7, 2022

    • 18410 Muncaster Rd, Derwood, MD 20855

  • Western MD (UMD Extension, Washington County) : April 13, 2022

    • 7303 Sharpsburg Pike, Boonsboro, MD 21713

  • MidShore (Chesapeake College) : April 14, 2022

    • Higher Education Center - 1000 College Circle Wye Mills, MD 21679

For more information contact Shannon Dill, Extension Educator, University of Maryland Extension (410-822-1244 / To register visit The program is open to all. If you need special accommodations please contact the organizers two weeks prior to the event. For more information on the Farm Stress Management Education Project visit

This material is based upon work supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, through the Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program under sub-award number ENE20-160-34268.

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