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Md. Wants Nominees For Agricultural Hall Of Fame

Officials in Maryland are accepting nominations for the Governor’s Agricultural Hall of Fame.

07/08/2014

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Researchers Find Pesticides May Increase Chances Of Having Autistic Child

A recent autism study found that pregnant women who lived near farms where pesticides were used had a two-thirds higher risk of having children with autism.

06/26/2014

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Farmers Learn Of Changes In New Farm Bill

The U.S. Agriculture Department is offering Maryland farmers a chance to learn about changes in the 2014 Farm Bill affecting natural resources conservation.

04/24/2014

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Federal Lawsuit Over Western Md. Wind Farm Ends

A legal dispute over a western Maryland wind farm has ended.

04/18/2014

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Award-Winning W. Md. Farm Does A Lot On A Little

When Ali Mohadjer was around 7 years old, his father retired and began gardening at their home in Iran. Those days helping his father with his roses and cherry trees led to the younger Mohadjer getting a “little green thumb,” and hoping one day to have a little orchard, farm or garden, Mohadjer said.

01/26/2014

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Maryland Moves Forward On Plans For Offshore Wind Farm

Maryland moves forward on plans for an offshore wind farm. Friday, lawmakers learned from the energy administration just how close the state is to turning on the turbines.

01/24/2014

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Police Identify 1986 Murder Victim Whose Body Was Found On Western Md. Farm

State police say they’ve identified a murder victim whose decomposed remains were found in a shallow grave on a western Maryland farm in 1986.

11/21/2013

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Sparks Farm Owners See Boost In Thanksgiving Heritage Turkey Sales

“Farm fresh” has a new meaning for some Thanksgiving fanatics this year. As Maryland turkey farms are gearing up for the season, one Baltimore County farm has nearly sold out.

11/15/2013

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City Firm Sows Farm Practice

Gordon Feinblatt LLC has started an agricultural law practice group during a time when attorneys say there is an increased demand in the farming community for legal representation.

11/02/2013

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Visitors Learn Tree-Growing Tips From Md. Farmers

Czech Republic foresters ended a 2 1/2-hour visit to Gaver Farm in Mount Airy pleased with the knowledge gleaned from Christmas tree farmers Mike and Lisa Gaver. They plan to use the information to operate a Christmas tree business at home.

09/28/2013

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Fresh Feed: Marylanders Encouraged To Buy Locally Grown Foods

Keeping local dollars local–that’s the challenge Maryland officials are asking residents to do this week.

07/23/2013

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Newly Applied Stormwater Rule Irks Md. Farmers

A few months ago, Matt Holloway expanded the footprint of his hydroponic lettuce greenhouse.

06/19/2013

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