Md. Grants Available For Specialty Crops The Maryland Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for a competitive grant program to fund projects that solely enhance the competitiveness of specialty crops.
More Than 100 Sickened After Food Safety SummitHealth officials are investigating what may have sickened more than 100 people who attended a conference where more than 1,300 food safety experts had gathered.
New Food Safety Lab To Train Foreign TechniciansThe University of Maryland has opened a new training center to help ensure imported food is safe.
Listeria Recall For ChivesFederal food safety authorities say chives distributed in nine states by an upstate New York company are being recalled because of possible listeria contamination.