The Proud Reflections of a Farmer: Celebrating the Abundance Provided by Agriculture on National #AgDay

Many folks may not realize this, but today, March 19 is National Ag Day. It is a day marked to recognize and celebrate agriculture. For if not for the hard work and dedication of our farmworkers we would not have food and nourishment (or much else for that matter!) So in honor of this important day, we asked our very own Farmer Becky to share some of her thoughts on why she chose to be a farmer.

Accokeek Foundation is Potential Host Site for CCC Volunteer

On behalf of the Chesapeake Bay Trust, the Accokeek Foundation is proud to announce solicitations for volunteers for the 2013-14 Chesapeake Conservation Corps, a program that provides service-learning opportunities and green job training for young people through environmental and energy conservation projects. This initiative, supported by the Trust, Constellation Energy, and the state of Maryland, pairs…