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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.

05/09/2014

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Produce Prices Expected To Spike From Worst Drought In Century For California

It may be on the other side of the country, but the devastating drought happening in California right now could soon have a major impact on grocery budgets in Maryland.

02/28/2014

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‘Gather Baltimore’ Gives Away More Than 30,000 Pounds Of Food

Helping the hungry, one veggie at a time. On Sunday, “Gather Baltimore” gave away more than 30,000 pounds of free produce on Bond Street.

06/30/2013

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Fruits Plus Vegetables Equals Happiness?

Eating plenty of fruits and vegetables seems to boost life satisfaction, mental well-being, and happiness.

10/15/2012

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Farmers Say Fruit, Vegetables Fare Well In Drought

Farmers say locally grown fruits and vegetables have been a bright spot in a dim year for agriculture on the Delmarva peninsula.

09/22/2012

Saturday, March 31, 2012

If you don’t like vegetables, you must not have tried Roy’s Maui Wowie Salad.

03/31/2012

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USDA Changes Standards For School Lunches To Encourage Healthy Eating

Sweeping changes are on the way for school lunches. For the first time in more than a decade, the federal government changes what students eat at school.

01/26/2012

Germany Debates Effects Of Value Added Tax

Have An Endless Summer

Delicious food and drink recipes to enjoy summer produce now and all year long

08/22/2011

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Asian Stink Bugs Damaging Md. Crops

Predictions this past spring that Asian stink bugs would have an impact on crops appear to be coming true.

08/18/2011

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Retailers To Bring Fresh Produce To 1,500 Places

Michelle Obama’s campaign against childhood obesity moved a step forward Wednesday with the announcement that Wal-Mart and other retailers plan to open or expand 1,500 stores in areas without broad access to fresh fruit, vegetables and other healthy foods over the next few years.

07/20/2011

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Fells Point To Hold New Farmers’ Market On Saturdays

Fells Point will open a farmers’ market on Saturday.

06/03/2011

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Baltimore Farmers’ Market Draws A Big Crowd On Opening Day

Maryland’s largest farmers’ market has kicked off its season sooner than ever before. The Baltimore Farmers’ Market and Bazaar has been around for more than three decades.

04/03/2011

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