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Agriculture

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  • Three APG employees charged with releasing hazardous chemicals [25 years ago]

    From The Aegis dated June 30, 1988: Three longtime civilian employees at Aberdeen Proving Ground were indicted 25 years ago this week on charges they were "willful" and "deliberate" in the release of hazardous chemicals into the environment. Three men,...
  • New farmers market in Violetville opens July 10

    New farmers market in Violetville opens July 10
    Residents of Arbutus, Lansdowne and surrounding communities now have a new opportunity to purchase fresh fruits and vegetables. A farmer's market opens July 10 at the pavilion at the Jenkins Senior Living Campus at the corner of Benson and Caton avenues...
  • Small garden winner: Focus on color gives yard pizzazz

    Small garden winner: Focus on color gives yard pizzazz
    Miguel De La Cuadra calls his Charles Village garden a work in progress, yet its profusion of color gives the impression of a long-completed work of art. Just three years in the making, the rowhouse garden features raised beds overflowing with lilies,...
  • Amtrak transfers passengers after train stalls in Joppatowne

    An Amtrak train stalled in the Joppatowne area after a mechanical issue Wednesday, and more than 100 passengers were transferred after being stranded for about an hour in 90-degree heat without air-conditioning. When local a emergency crew arrived on the...
  • Details of sweeping Harford school bus services changes released

    Details of sweeping Harford school bus services changes released
    Getting to and from school each day will be different for thousands of Harford County Public Schools students this coming school year as a result of a series of transportation changes announced Thursday. The changes are so widespread that school...
  • Howard County health briefs

    Calendar Dance classes: Presented by Vantage House, a continuum-of-care retirement community, held from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. every Thursday in the Vantage House auditorium, 5400 Vantage Point Road in Columbia. Dance has shown to improve balance, gait and...
  • Balto. Co. trail to honor mother and son killed in 2008 car crash

    Balto. Co. trail to honor mother and son killed in 2008 car crash
    If it was a Saturday morning and the weather was nice, you could find Katie and Wil Brady on their bikes, exploring trails around the Baltimore region. That was until 2008, when the Perry Hall mother and her 8-year-old son were killed in a car crash on...
  • Don't cut food stamps to feed big agriculture

    Don't cut food stamps to feed big agriculture
    Earlier this month, the U.S. House of Representatives, on a party-line vote, broke with tradition by stripping from the farm bill the Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as food stamps. What's left in the bill is billions of dollars...
  • Customs agents seize exotic fruit containing pest at BWI

    Customs agents seize exotic fruit containing pest at BWI
    U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents intercepted a type of mealybug pest in an exotic fruit at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, federal officials said Monday. The bug, formally known as Maconellicoccus multipori,...
  • Harford County parents and students blast bus route changes, sports and activity fees

    Harford County parents and students blast bus route changes, sports and activity fees
    Forty-one Harford County students, parents and elected officials pleaded with members of the Board of Education Monday evening to reverse course on policies designed to reconcile the school system's budget for Fiscal Year 2014, specifically policies...
  • KEYW reports second-quarter loss

    KEYW reports second-quarter loss
    KEYW Holding Corp., a Hanover-based cybersecurity firm, reported a loss for the second quarter on Wednesday, citing acquisition-related costs. The company announced it lost $2.36 million, or 6 cents per share, in the April-to-June quarter, compared with...
  • Magnet program bus changes protested [letter]

    The following is an excerpt of comments presented earlier this week to the Harford County Board of Education and other public officials. A copy was provided for publication. On behalf of the students who attend Magnet programs at the Science and Math...