Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDA @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Maryland farms are ready for your family this fall. Maryland’s farmers offer a variety of fall activities as a way for families to spend time together outdoors.
Crystal Steel Fabricators, a family-owned structural steel fabricator headquartered in Delmar, Del., is opening a new manufacturing facility in Caroline County, and creating 126 new jobs over the next two years. The company recently acquired the 100,000 square-foot former ES Steel building in the Frank Adams Industrial Park in Federalsburg.
Guest feature: Bryan Dunn is a marketing specialist for Baltimore County Department of Economic & Workforce Development. Follow Baltimore County on Facebook and Twitter. Learn how businesses and households across Baltimore County are having food delivered directly from a local farm. Next Up takes you to Zahradka Farm to dig into
With 3,680 manufacturing businesses supporting a workforce of 103,630, there’s a lot to celebrate about Maryland’s manufacturing industry. Earlier this week, Governor Larry Hogan stressed the importance of the manufacturing industry by proclaiming October as Maryland Manufacturing Month. Additionally, this Friday, Oct. 7, is Manufacturing Day, a nationwide celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the
Governor Larry Hogan today joined officials from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) and Tel Aviv University (TAU) in Israel for the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that promotes academic cooperation between the two universities. The agreement, which is the first one between the two universities, establishes
The Maryland Department of Commerce is leading a delegation of companies this week to Africa Aerospace & Defense 2016, the largest exhibition of its kind on the African continent, held September 14-18 in Gauteng, South Africa. The Maryland delegation is comprised of eight companies, making it the largest state presence
Guest feature: Kim Durst is an economic development specialist for the Garrett County Department of Economic Development. Follow Garrett County on Facebook and Twitter. The Garrett County Board of Commissioners recently passed a resolution enabling property and business owners in the county to take advantage of Maryland’s Commercial Property Assessed
Three Maryland companies are among a select group of small businesses that will receive nearly $3.3 million in grants from the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The grants aim to foster innovation and competitiveness in small businesses through federal research funds. The funding comes from
This week is the Farnborough International Airshow and I am excited to join Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford and nine outstanding small and mid-sized Maryland companies as we promote Maryland’s unparalleled assets and strategic location to a global audience. Farnborough is truly a “not-to-be-missed” show. With more than 100,000 visitors and
Researchers at several Maryland universities as well as the National Cancer Institute have been awarded $3,844,000 in grants by the American Cancer Society. The grants, which started July 1, went to researchers with Johns Hopkins University; University of Maryland, College Park; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; and National