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Fresh-Cut Christmas Trees

Fresh-Cut Christmas Trees

Frederick County Christmas Tree Farms are opening their doors Friday November 25 for the start of Christmas season. Support one of the seven Christmas Tree Farms as you make your family traditions.

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Family Festival at the Farm Begins Saturday

Family Festival at the Farm Begins Saturday

On October 15th from 10am-4pm and October 16th from noon-4pm, 18 area farms will open up their doors for a self-guided farm tour and various activities.

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Recognizing Frederick County's Craft Beer

Recognizing Frederick County's Craft Beer

Our office continues to receive record numbers of new brewery inquiries daily. What's driving the trend?

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2016-17 Homegrown Frederick Magazine Now Available

2016-17 Homegrown Frederick Magazine Now Available

The new Homegrown Frederick publication is hot off the press and ready to view today!

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Farms Spotlight: Summers Farm

Farms Spotlight: Summers Farm

Summers Farm, a staple in Frederick County’s farm events during the Fall, is celebrating its 20th year in agri-tourism.

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Made in Maryland Marketplace to Connect Artisans, Retailers and Farmers with Opportunities in Brunswick

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.

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Frederick County Agriculture Legislative Tour Connects Lawmakers to Farmers

Frederick County Agriculture Legislative Tour Connects Lawmakers to Farmers

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.

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OED Launches HomegrownFrederick.com; Existing DiscoverFrederickMD.com Redesigned

OED Launches HomegrownFrederick.com; Existing DiscoverFrederickMD.com Redesigned

The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) has increased marketing efforts recently with the launch of a brand new agricultural website called HomegrownFrederick.com and the redesign of the existing DiscoverFrederickMD.com, which aims to help businesses start, locate, expand and discover Frederick County.

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Agriculture, Baseball and Rain!

Agriculture, Baseball and Rain!

Last evening's Homegrown Night at the Frederick Keys was a rain-out, but not after a Keys parking lot Farmers Market, great audience turn-out and the official launch of www.homegrownfrederick.com. A rain make-up date is in the works for August-- stay tuned!

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Farmers' Market Season is Here

Farmers' Market Season is Here

Welcome to the season of fresh, locally-grown produce.

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