Supporting farms and the future of agriculture
SMADC is the go-to resource in Southern Maryland and beyond for farmers and producers who want to increase their potential and for consumers who want to connect with local farms and food.
We are committed to expanding and promoting a viable and profitable agricultural farming community.
Your purchase helps us support farms & the future of agriculture in Southern MD and beyond.
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Buy Local Guide Updated for 2022, Now Includes CSAs
The So. Maryland, So Good: Buy Local Guide is now available, refreshed for 2022 with new listings for area farmers markets, farm stands and stores, and community supported agriculture (CSA).
Search the interactive guide by county to locate farm markets in your area and find ‘need to know’ market details – season openings and business hours, location maps, market websites and social media links, plus information on online orders and payment options.
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Farm Views Blog
We’re off to the Governor’s for the Buy Local Cookout!
Our usual work day here at SMADC consists of meetings, proofreading and deadlines. But today we...
How to Plant a Southern Maryland Pollinator Garden
Guest Post by Rich Dolesh This article originally appeared first in the Black Swamp Creek Land...
Southern Maryland Meat Processing Recap Pt. 1
The desire for local meat processing in Southern Maryland has been a priority for SMADC and...