Delaware Agriculture Week 2017

Monday, January 9 – Thursday, January 12

Delaware Agriculture Week will be held in Harrington at the Delaware State Fairgrounds from January 9-12, 2017. Delaware “Ag Week” is in its 12th year and is an ongoing collaboration between University of Delaware Cooperative Extension, Delaware State University Cooperative Extension and the Delaware Department of Agriculture.

Delaware Ag Week provides useful and timely information to the agricultural community and industry through educational meetings and events. In addition, it is a great time for networking and fellowship with old and new acquaintances.

The associated trade show will take place in the Dover Building from Monday afternoon, January 9 to Thursday January 12.

Delaware and Maryland recertification credits, Nutrient Management credits and CCA credits will be offered.

Detailed session schedules will be posted online soon at:

Session Schedule

Monday, January 9, 2017
Poultry Session – Afternoon
Poultry Session – Evening
Fruit Session
Beef Session

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
FVGAD General Session
FVGAD Fresh Market/Vine Crops Session
FVGAD Awards Banquet
Hay and Pasture Conference – Morning
Hay and Pasture Conference – Afternoon
Grain Marketing Session
Equine Session
Small Ruminant Session

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
FVGAD Processing Vegetables Session
Direct Marketing
Precision Ag
Woodland Management Workshop – Morning
Woodland Management Workshop – Afternoon
Risk Management Session
Small Flock Poultry Session

Thursday, January 12, 2017
Agronomy/Soybean Session – Morning
Agronomy/Soybean Session – Afternoon
Soil Health Session
Delaware Urban Farm & Food Coalition Session