The Frederick County Office of Economic Development (OED) in partnership with the Agriculture Business Council announce the Agriculture Education Grants aimed at increasing the vibrancy of agriculture programs available for youth in Frederick County. Grant applications are now open through August 26, 2019.
The optimism and hope that the start of a new year brings is inspiring! It’s a chance to make changes, or try new things.
The Great Frederick Fair is home to food, rides, games and more but the best of all, might be the animals.
The Agriculture Education Grant Award winners were announced on September 14 at opening night of The Great Frederick Fair.
Farm Family of the Year, Ag Advocates of the Year, Ag Business of the Year, and Young Farmer of the Year Winners
The Frederick County Office of Economic Development’s Agricultural Business Council, in conjunction with the Great Frederick Fair and the Ag Education Public Relations Committee, is proud to give four awards to recognize families, individuals and businesses for their outstanding achievements in agriculture each year during The Great Frederick Fair.
Catoctin Breeze helped to put Frederick wine on the world map this month, as they were awarded the best Syrah on the East Coast at the Atlantic Seaboard Wine Competition.
Two hobby fermenters have found a way to merge their love of fermenting with local agriculture to offer products that are both good for you and taste delicious.
John & Amie St’Angelo are not your average farmers. The couple purchased their first farm in 2004 with no plans of actually owning an agri-business. Thirteen years later, they own two successful country inns and event venues, a winery, a distillery, a lavender market, and an operating farm with big plans for the future. They can add makers of nationally-award winning spirits to their list, too.