Why Maryland Farms Stopped Growing Tobacco

Video: Tobacco used to be one of the most popular cash crops in Maryland, but it has mostly disappeared today. Maryland Farm & Harvest visits two different farmers to find out why. The deep history of tobacco farming is preserved at the Accokeek Foundation and Piscataway Park, National Colonial Farm. The Accokeek Foundation partners withContinue reading “Why Maryland Farms Stopped Growing Tobacco”

Maryland’s Deer Firearms Hunting Season Set to Open Nov. 27

November 19, 2021 (MD DNR) The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced that the two-week firearms hunting season for sika and white-tailed deer opens Saturday, Nov. 27 and runs through Saturday, Dec. 11.  “The two-week firearms season is our most popular season with deer hunters,” Wildlife and Heritage Service Director Paul Peditto said. “The season traditionally has been aContinue reading “Maryland’s Deer Firearms Hunting Season Set to Open Nov. 27”