Press Releases

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  • Celebrate Local Agriculture with the 2017 Calvert County Farm Festival - September 25, 2017
  • Call for Photos: Picture Calvert County with Your Splendid Shots - September 14, 2017
  • Take the Pledge to Eat Fresh Every Day During Buy Local Week July 22-30 - July 19, 2017
  • Calvert County Farmers Markets Feature Fresh Local Food, Products - June 20, 2017
  • Celebrate Local Agriculture with the 2016 Calvert County Farm Festival - September 20, 2016
  • Take the Pledge to Eat Fresh Every Day During Buy Local Agriculture Week July 23-31 - July 1, 2016
  • Calvert County Farmers Markets Feature Fresh Local Food, Products - June 17, 2016
  • Calvert County Farmers Markets Feature Fresh Local Food, Products - April 22, 2016
  • Calvert County Farmers Markets Seek Vendors - April 5, 2016
  • Celebrate Local Agriculture with the 2015 Calvert County Farm Festival - October 5, 2015
  • Calvert County Farmers Markets Feature Fresh Local Food, Products - May 7, 2015
  • Celebrate Local Agriculture with the 2014 Calvert County Farm Festival - October 1, 2014
  • Support Calvert County's Economy During Buy Local Agriculture Week July 19-27 - July 3, 2014
  • Support Calvert County's Economy During Buy Local Agriculture Week July 20-28 - July 16, 2013
  • Take a Closer Look at County's Farms During 2012 Farm Festival - October 4, 2012
  • Produce Stands Make It Easy to Buy Local -July 23, 2012
  • Support County's Economy by Buying Local - July 16, 2012
  • Calvert County Features Fresh Local Food at Outdoor Farmers Markets in North Beach, Prince Frederick and Solomons - May 15, 2012
  • Training Program to Cultivate Good Agricultural Practices for Fruit and Vegetable Producers - January 19, 2012
  • Board of County Commissioners Honors Winners of Calvert County Sustainable Agriculture Awards - November 23, 2011
  • Enjoy A Triple-Play of Fun at Calvert County's 2011 Farm Tour - September 29, 2011
  • Southern Maryland Local Meats Now Available for Calvert County Consumers - September 22, 2011
  • Calvert County Seeks Nominations for Sustainable Agriculture Awards Program - July 14, 2011
  • Southern Maryland Local Meats Workshop - May 23, 2011
  • Calvert County Bursting with Outdoor Farmers Market in North Beach, Prince Frederick and Solomons - May 13, 2011
  • Local Workshop to Explore the Mechanics of Organic Farming - March 2, 2011
  • Newsletters

    Several organizations throughout the Southern Maryland region produce newsletters and bulletins that provide useful information for Calvert County's agricultural community.

    University of Maryland Extension (UMD Extension)
    UMD Extension provides several newsletters to help you stay current with new research and techniques. Visit http://extension.umd.edu/news/newsletters for a complete list of the newsletters available.

  • Vegetable and Fruit Headline News: News & alerts relating to the commercial vegetable & fruit industry.

  • Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission (SMADC)

    SMADC assists farmers in the five Southern Maryland counties — Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Prince George's and St. Mary’s — and throughout Maryland. Through a layered and multifaceted strategy, SMADC seeks to preserve environmental resources while keeping the region's farmland productive and the agricultural economy vibrant. Visit http://www.smadc.com/news/news.html for the latest news and information.