Wilton Corkern Receives Accokeek Foundation’s National Conservation Leadership Award

Accokeek, MD–On October 9, 2011, the Accokeek Foundation honored Dr. Wilton C. Corkern, Jr., with its National Conservation Leadership Award, in recognition of more than two decades of service to advance stewardship and conservation, especially land preservation and sustainable agriculture. The award was presented at the Foundation’s annual Leadership Salute, a lovely outdoor event in…

The Greenhorns Film and Young Farmers Highlight Food Day Event

DC Metro Area Food and Farming Leaders to Converge on Accokeek Farm Accokeek, MD –  The Greenhorns, a national grassroots nonprofit organization of young farmers, will premiere their much-anticipated documentary film, “The Greenhorns,” to DC Metro Area audiences at the Accokeek Foundation on Saturday, October 22. The screening is part of a full day and…