Press Releases

All press releases listed below are provided as a .pdf file. You will need Adobe Reader to view these files..


Several organizations throughout the Southern Maryland region produce newsletters and bulletins that provide useful information for Calvert County's agricultural community.

University of Maryland Extension (UMD Extension)
UMD Extension provides several newsletters to help you stay current with new research and techniques. Visit for a complete list of the newsletters available.

  • Vegetable and Fruit Headline News: News & alerts relating to the commercial vegetable & fruit industry.

  • Southern Maryland Agricultural Development Commission (SMADC)

    SMADC assists farmers in the five Southern Maryland counties — Anne Arundel, Calvert, Charles, Prince George's and St. Mary’s — and throughout Maryland. Through a layered and multifaceted strategy, SMADC seeks to preserve environmental resources while keeping the region's farmland productive and the agricultural economy vibrant. Visit for the latest news and information.