Farm

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Farmers Help Create Memories With Christmas Trees

John Theofield helped start the 100-acre Christmas tree farm operation known as Hardee Farms in New Midway in 1962.

12/23/2012

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Tree Farm Makes Transition To Christmas

With most of the remaining leaves on the trees blown away during Superstorm Sandy, and the pumpkins all carved, farms are preparing for another holiday: Christmas.

11/20/2012

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Md. Women Maintain Alpaca Farm, Use Fiber To Knit

At first, Nancy Taylor was worried when she started to see people pulling their vehicles over on Route 50 near her farm.
But she soon realized that they didn’t have car trouble or an urge to trespass, they were simply admiring the farm’s herd of alpacas.

09/18/2012

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Historic Maryland Farm Needs Life-Long Curator

Maryland state officials are offering a lifetime lease to the historic Grove Farm in Cecil County in exchange for restoring and maintaining it.

09/17/2012

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Festival Celebrates Baltimore’s Urban Farms

A farm group says Baltimore is quickly becoming a hub for urban agriculture.

09/15/2012

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Carroll Co. Woman Named Miss Maryland Agriculture

A Carroll County teenager has been named Miss Maryland Agriculture 2012.

08/25/2012

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Md. Farmers Launch Online Campaign To Build Apps

The owners of a Baltimore County farm are seeking to raise money to build a smartphone app that would keep customers informed of their weekly harvest.

07/31/2012

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Proposed Md. Farm Pollution Rules Set For Hearing

A state senator from Harford County is taking aim at proposed regulations intended to keep manure and livestock out of Maryland streams.

07/10/2012

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Wildlife Caused $10M In Md. Crop Losses Last Year

Maryland farmers say wildlife caused an estimated $10 million in crop losses last year.

04/30/2012

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No Settlement In Md. Poultry Pollution Suit

Lawyers have not reached a settlement in a poultry pollution case filed by a University of Maryland environmental law clinic.

03/29/2012

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Md. Senator Wants Law Clinic To Support Farmers

A Maryland legislator wants to transfer funding from an embattled University of Maryland environmental law clinic to create a similar program for farmers as retribution for the clinic’s attempt to sue a chicken farm over water pollution.

03/05/2012

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MPT Documentary Features Historic Barns

Eleanor Shipley peered out a side window of her Westminster home to see if she could spot her husband, Daniel, in nearby fields.

03/01/2012

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