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.
Eleanor Shipley peered out a side window of her Westminster home to see if she could spot her husband, Daniel, in nearby fields.
After an 11-day shutdown, a Pennsylvania dairy is allowed to re-open after raw milk it sold sickened 43 people, four of them here in Maryland.
Health officials say six people in Pennsylvania and Maryland who consumed raw milk from the same farm have been stricken with illnesses that suggest the product may contain harmful bacteria.
A reworked bill to control septic systems in Maryland hasn’t calmed concerns about state control of local land use, officials with two key stakeholder groups said.
Locally grown most often means farm raised food. Well, one local grower wants to expand that to farmhouse beer.
Gov. Martin O’Malley is criticizing a lawsuit filed by a University of Maryland environmental law clinic against an Eastern Shore poultry farm over pollution concerns.
Farm groups and Perdue say they are raising money for Eastern Shore farmers in a battle with an environmental group.
It’s a little-known secret, but common knowledge amount equine pros … the state of Maryland vies Kentucky for great horse country. Equestrian centers around Baltimore offer an array of superb lessons, trails, boarding, rescue farms, breeding programs and more. Here’s just a sampling of facilities.
An insect with a voracious appetite, no domestic natural predators and a taste for everything from apples to lima beans has caused millions of dollars in crop damage and may just be getting started.
State police say a pair of pit bulls attacked 20 sheep overnight at a farm near Funkstown, killing eight of the animals before attacking the owner of the farm.
A homeless Eastern Shore man has been charged in the slaying of a woman whose body was found on a farm.