Peter Coffey


Peter Coffey
Agent Associate
Expertise: Insects, Vegetables, Small Farms, Alternative Agriculture, Cover Crops
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Organizational Unit
 
Agricultural Science Agent
Peter Coffey
plcoffey@umd.edu
Carroll County Extension Office
700 Agriculture Center
Westminster, Maryland 21157
Phone (main): 410 386-2760
Phone (alt): 888 326-9645
Fax: 410 876-0132

Peter Coffey is the Small Farm and Alternative Agriculture Educator in Carroll County, Maryland, where he focuses on practical methods of making sustainable farming economical. Insects are his specialty, and he is currently completing a Master's degree in the Department of Entomology at University of Maryland - College Park, where his research focused on using cover crops to manage weeds and insect pests for small vegetable farms.