A coalition of rural counties is planning an economic summit next month in Annapolis to get the word out about the importance of rural communities to Maryland’s economy.
At 85, Eugene “Smitty” Smith still drives an 18-wheel tractor-trailer truck, picking up milk from area farms and delivering to creameries for Clouse Co. in Frederick.
By August, Maryland had lost 10 dairy farms this year. The Hooper family farm on Yellow Springs Road in Frederick just joined that group.
The two sides in a Maryland poultry pollution law suit are now battling over whether a federal judge should visit an Eastern Shore farm at the center of the dispute.
A strike by Potomac Farms Dairy workers in Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia is in its third day.
It’s going to be a record year for cover crops in Maryland’s coming season.
The drought is cutting so deeply into Maryland crops, the governor is asking the federal government to declare 14 counties drought disaster zones.
Tony and Abigail Brusco underestimated how fast their home grocery delivery venture would grow.
The warm weather that triggered an early bloom of ornamental cherry trees in Washington, D.C. is doing the same thing in Maryland orchards.
Maryland farmers are offering homeowners tips on bay-friendly backyard gardening practices.
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says new federal agriculture recommendations for fertilizer and manure application will lead to better water quality in rivers and streams while also helping farmers increase profits.
There are literally hundreds of fall festivals in the state of Maryland with plenty not-to-be-missed ones right in the Baltimore area.