University of Maryland Extension

Local Food

NIche Marketing-Outside of the Box, but in the Black

The Mid-Atlantic Region, which Maryland anchors, is the 4th most populous region in the country. This offers tremendous direct-to-consumer markets as well as institutional markets such as schools, colleges, and governmental agencies. Direct marketing can give farmers a larger share of the food...

Starting a Farm Enterprise in Maryland: Checklist (FS-946)

This factsheet contains a listing of important resources as you consider developing a new farm enterprise.
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