Hugh Hammond Bennett: Father of Soil Conservation
From time to time, our Board of Supervisor meetings include a training session. The Supervisors took some time to learn about Hugh Hammond Bennett, who is credited as the founder of the U.S. Soil Conservation Districts. This video explores Mr. Bennett's life and impact on natural resource conservation as well as the story of how USDA NRCS came to be.
Regional Farmer’s Market Opening This Fall
Road Trip!The current farmer’s market located at the Charlotte Hall Library will move to this new site this fall, which will include a Seasonal Market with multiple vendor stalls, a year-round Value-Added Market Building, a boardwalk and viewing platform linking the Markets to the nearby Three Notch Trail, ample parking, and public restrooms. Groundbreaking occurred in January 2021 and the Farmer’s Market portion is expected to open in the Fall of 2021. For More Information Flyer