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Maryland’s annual farm nutrient reports due March 1

The Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) re-minds farmers that the deadline to submit Annual Implementation Reports (AIRs) outlining nutrient applications made in calendar year 2022 is March 1.

For those who want to save time and paper, an electronic reporting option is available through Maryland OneStop.

Approximately 5,500 Maryland farmers are regulated by the department’s Nutrient Management Program.

Farmers are required to follow nutrient management plans when fertilizing crops and managing animal manure and submit annual reports summarizing nutrient applications for the . . .