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Maryland Department Of Agriculture

stink bugs

Md. Urges Awareness Of Invasive Species

The Maryland Department of Agriculture is urging residents to help reduce the spread of invasive species that pose a threat to agricultural and natural resources.

04/18/2014

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Md. Withdraws Proposed Fertilizer Regulations Amid Farmers’ Concerns

The Maryland Department of Agriculture is withdrawing proposed fertilizer regulations.

11/18/2013

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Maryland’s Seed Law About To Be 100 Years Old

Maryland’s seed law is turning 100.

09/26/2012

west nile virus

Spraying Continues In Baltimore Co. To Combat Spread Of West Nile Virus

The first of two planned mosquito spraying has occurred in the Milford area to suppress the transmission of West Nile Virus, where a human case was identified.

09/10/2012

west nile virus

MDA To Spray For Mosquitoes In Anne Arundel County To Prevent West Nile Virus Spread

The Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) will spray for mosquitoes in Anne Arundel County after cases of West Nile Virus reported in Maryland.

09/05/2012

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Unknown Person Decorates Concrete Cows In Md.

The rumors are udderly false. Whoever decorates the cows in front of the Maryland Department of Agriculture building in Annapolis can keep doing it.

03/13/2012

local organic goods

Local Farmers Show Off Goods At Buy-Local Trade Show

It’s fresher, tastes better and sometimes even costs less. But getting locally grown food to your table doesn’t always come through a farmers’ market or produce stand.

01/24/2012

Chickens and other farm animals

Md. Officials Say No Poultry Deaths After All

Maryland agriculture officials say there were no poultry deaths in Maryland after all due to Hurricane Irene.

09/01/2011

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Maryland Officials Work To Stop Mosquito-Related Health Issues

Mosquito season has just begin but Maryland is already taking aggressive action to control the nuisance bugs.

07/03/2011