Maryland Grain Producers

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  • "Nature's Recipe" Wins Flex Fuel Video Award


    Flex Fuels Video Contest "Most Views" award winner gained over 6,400 views.

    Check out all the creative contest entries that promote the benefits of fueling your car with ethanol.

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    Stabler receives Good Steward Award


    Drew Stabler recognized with national award for efforts in conservation and sustainability.

    “All the conservation practices we’ve done have rewarded us from the savings and conservation of soil or the good for the environment,” commented Stabler.

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    #1 Ranked MPT Show in its Fourth Season


    Farm & Harvest is ranked as MPT's top rated local show.

    The brainstorm of the Maryland Grain Producers, this 30-minute show about farming airs Tuesdays at 6:30 pm. A bonus episode is all about grain farming.

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Farmers Encouraged to Investigate Seed Laws

Whether purchased or grown on the farm, patent laws and acts to protect seed varieties can impact what is available to plant. Continue Reading

Are Conventional Farms Sustainable?

 Unfortunately, because I run a large conventional farm and also use GMO seeds, the broader public does not believe my farm is sustainable. Continue Reading

MGPA President Finds YouTube Success

MGPA President and Calvert County grain farmer, Donnie Tennyson’s YouTube channel, entitled Farmer MD, features “farming and a little more in Southern Maryland”.  Continue Reading

E15 & E85 Expansion in Maryland

Supported through an USDA infrastructure grant, two dozen more stations are offering clean-burning, American-made, renewable fuel.  Find Stations

Maryland Grain Producers Honor Chip Councell with Miller Award

Phillip “Chip” Councell, Jr. was presented with the prestigious 2016 Dr. James R. Miller Award by the Maryland Grain Producers Association.  Continue Reading

Grain Organizations Elect New Leadership

Maryland's two grain commodity organizations, the Maryland Grain Producers Utilization Board and the Maryland Grain Producers Association, elected new officers at their 2017 annual board meetings. Continue Reading

MGPUB Awards 2017 Research, Market Development and Education Grants

“It is always a difficult task to decide which projects to allocate funds”, stated Jennie Schmidt, President of MGPUB and farmer in Queen Anne’s County.  Continue Reading


Calendar

Maryland Commodity Classic

July 27, Queen Anne's County 4-H Park

Maryland State Fair

August 25-September 4, Timonium

Maryland Farm Bureau Convention

December 3-5, Ocean City