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Check out our newest social media campaign on Facebook - #FeaturedFarmer Fridays!

This campaign will showcase a different Dorchester County farmer each month, acknowledging our hard-working Dorchester County farmers, their accomplishments and what they bring to our community; as well as educate our community about the face of agriculture.

Watch for new farmers each month to be announced on Facebook at and follow #FeaturedFarmer for updates in this exciting new campaign!

AprilMike and Frank Knauer
March Mary Lou Brown
FebruaryChip Fleming
JanuaryFred Pomeroy




WHCP, 101.5 FM in Cambridge, MD, "A Great Place to Be!" 

Since July 4, 2015 WHCP, 101.5 FM has been the MidShore’s only local noncommercial FM station reaching an estimated 2,000 local listeners weekly, and streaming listeners online in 33 countries and 25 states. WHCP is unique as the area’s only all-volunteer community radio station. 

WHCP's mission is to provide the area with diverse music, thoughtful information, and public affairs programs of the highest quality. WHCP is committed to programs that entertain, educate and inform in a lively, varied, and sensitive way. 

Dorchester County Extension Educators contribute to WHCP's MidShore Midday program with information about the latest gardening tips, pollution prevention practices, healthy eating, activities for kids, and much more! Click on the links below to hear their shows:

Homeowner Stewardship Tips - part A

Homeowner Stewardship Tips - part B 

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