2021 Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference
The annual Agricultural and Environmental Law Conference is a unique gathering of agricultural professionals, attorneys, educators, environmentalists, farmers, policymakers, and students to discuss the complex intersection of environmental regulation and agriculture in Maryland. ALEI prides itself on hosting an event that brings farming and conservation experts together in a forum that allows for an exchange of ideas and education for conference attendees on current legal topics of interest. Nutrient Management Education Credits will be available.
During the 2021, conference attendees can look forward the following sessions:
Wednesday, November 17th:
1:00 p.m. – 1:55 p.m. | Environmental Enforcement Actions and New Tools in the Litigation Toolbox
2:00 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. | Using Legal Education to Increase Equitable Participation in NRCS Conservation Programs
3:00 p.m. – 3:55 p.m. | Legislative Strategies for Reaching Ag Sector 2025 Chesapeake Bay Clean-up Goals
Thursday, November 18th:
9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | Developing Issues in Agricultural and Environmental Law
10:00 a.m. – 10:55 a.m. | Growing Carbon Credits: Should Maryland Farmers Open a Carbon Banking Account?
11:00 a.m. – 11:55 a.m. | Strengthening Local Food Systems Through Law and Policy: the Role of Food Policy Councils and the Certified Local Farm Enterprise Program
Nutrient Management Credits available for attendees!
City of Takoma Park, Request for Proposal & Informational Meeting
The City of Takoma Park is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for services to reduce food insecurity for disadvantaged or underserved populations of individuals and families residing in the City of Takoma Park.
Four-Part Virtual Listening Series for the Fairland & Briggs Chaney Master Plan
The Montgomery County Planning Department, part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) invites the community to attend a four-part virtual listening series on the Fairland and Briggs Chaney Master Plan.