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Farmers Market Week In Maryland
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Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDA @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Governor Larry Hogan has declared August 6-12 as Farmers Market Week in Maryland to coincide with National Farmers Market Week. The Maryland Department of Agriculture encourages citizens

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Maryland Crabs
AgricultureEnvironmentalMaryland Living

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDA @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. As summer gets underway, it is time for Marylanders to get reacquainted with one of the state’s most beloved pastimes: enjoying fresh, locally sourced and produced crab

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Maryland Farms Tractor
Maryland Living

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDA @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Did you know that most of life’s necessities – food, fiber, clothing and shelter – start with agriculture? March 21 is National Agriculture Day, which recognizes and

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CSA Maryland Farm
Maryland Living

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDA @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Marylanders are encouraged to join a Community Supported Agriculture farm this year to support local farmers while receiving fresh produce all summer long. Members pay an upfront

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Blackwater Distilling
Maryland Living

Time is running out and the new year is quickly approaching! Don’t forget to make time for grocery shopping and plan out your shopping list. Here are some suggestions for incorporating Maryland ingredients into your holiday meals. Meat If farm-fresh turkey is your choice for the main course, Maryland has

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Ice Cream Trail Maryland Agriculture
Agriculture

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDAg @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Last month, Maryland Agriculture Secretary Joe Bartenfelder and Deputy Secretary Jim Eichhorst officially opened the 2016 Maryland’s Best Ice Cream Trail with a visit to Woodbourne Creamery

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Buy Local Cookout
Agriculture

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDAg @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Governor Larry Hogan invites chefs using local Maryland ingredients to submit original recipes for the Governor’s Buy Local Cookout, which will be held at Government House in

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CSA Maryland Agriculture
Agriculture

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDAg @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Marylanders are encouraged to join a Community Supported Agriculture farm this year to support local farmers while receiving fresh produce all summer long. Members pay an upfront

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Maryland Agriculture Cover Crop Program
Agriculture

Guest feature: Julie Oberg is the Communications Director for the Maryland Department of Agriculture. Follow along with MDAg @MdAgDept and Maryland’s Best @MdsBest. Maryland farmers planted a record-setting 492,244 acres of cover crops on their fields last fall as part of the Maryland Department of Agriculture’s 2015-2016 Cover Crop Program, breaking

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Buy local Maryland turkeys
AgricultureMaryland EconomyMaryland Living

With Thanksgiving just over two weeks away, now is the time to plan your holiday menu. Why not purchase some local Maryland products for your main course? For the freshest, best tasting turkey this year, order from one of the many turkey farms across Maryland. But don’t wait – turkeys are

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