Governor Hogan declared March 20-26, 2017 as Maryland Agriculture Week. Frederick County has over 181,000 acres of land that is devoted to agriculture, providing a large variety of products to the residents of this county and region. Are you looking for a fun way to celebrate Maryland’s largest industry?
“Great things are brewing in Frederick County as we lead the state in the craft beverage industry,” said County Executive Jan Gardner.
Frederick County Ag Week at the Mall is coming to the Francis Scott Key Mall February 13-18 with lots of different agriculture activities for all to enjoy. Frederick County Ag Week at the Mall was started over 43 years ago as a celebration of farming in the county, and has continued ever since. Ag Week continues as a way to promote Agriculture and celebrate the year’s successes.
The new Homegrown Frederick publication is hot off the press and ready to view today!
Made in Maryland Marketplace to Connect Artisans, Retailers and Farmers with Opportunities in Brunswick
The Frederick County Office of Economic Development, in partnership with Brunswick Main Street, is proud to present the first PopUp! Brunswick Made in Maryland Marketplace – an artisan market connecting local farmers, producers and artists with visitors during the 33rd Annual Railroad Days on October 1 & 2, 2016. Vendor applications are now open.
Approximately 30 people, including Maryland’s Secretary of Agriculture Joe Bartenfelder and other local and state lawmakers, gathered for a day long tour of Frederick County’s farms to hear about federal, state, and local issues facing the agriculture community.