The farmers’ markets of agriculture-rich, Southern Maryland are like many across the nation: powered by small and medium-sized family-owned farms and growers.
A grain farmer from Poolesville, Maryland, has found another way to earn money from his wheat fields — he’s placing ads. And now the innovative farmer is hoping other farmers across the country can profit from the economical advertising technique he’s dubbed as “CropAds.” John Jamison uses GPS technology and a planter to create expansive […]
A Maryland volunteer fire department received an unusual call this week when they were asked to come rescue a cow from a swimming pool. On Tuesday, the Woodland Beach Volunteer Fire Department was alerted to the 3800 block of Birdsville Road for a reported animal rescue in water. Upon response, the crew learned that a […]
The best advice Zeigler’s father gave when it came to driving a tractor was “don’t become complacent because the equipment will hurt you.”
Maryville-based Army Captain Michael Trost can expand his hops farm thanks to A Warrior’s Wish of a backhoe from Hope For The Warriors. Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope to service members, their families, and families of the fallen. Its first established program, […]