A comprehensive list of farming and agricultural sites and resources with relevant information for the Delmarva Peninsula.
Delaware Department of AgricultureDDA exists to sustain and promote the viability of food, fiber, and agricultural industries in Delaware through quality services that protect and enhance the environment, health, and welfare of the general public.
Delmarva Farmland Strategy ProjectThe American Farmland Trust initiated the Delmarva Farmland Strategy Project to bring new tools to communities struggling to accommodate change and growth while retaining a profitable agricultural sector.
Delmarva Poultry IndustryNonprofit organization working for the continued progress of the poultry industry on the Delmarva Peninsula.
Mar-Del Watermelon Association"Promoting locally-grown, delicious and nutritious watermelons." Site features information on events, watermelon facts, photos and promotions.
University of Maryland ExtensionUME educational programs and problem-solving assistance are available to citizens and are based on the research and experience of land grant universities.
Virginia Cooperative Extension Provides resources and educational outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia's more than 7 million residents in the areas of agriculture and natural resources, family and consumer sciences, community viability, and 4-H youth development.
Virginia Farm BureauThe VFB helps farmers by promoting the commonwealth's agriculture industry and working with policymakers to create and environment where agriculture can prosper to improve the lives of all Virginians.
Saturday, May 18 2013 10:19 AM EDT2013-05-18 14:19:20 GMT
DELMAR, Del-This week WBOC has been following the discussion about adding two more casinos in Delaware; one of them being in Sussex County. A house committee in the First State put a plan for two moreMore
This week WBOC has been following the discussion about adding two more casinos in Delaware; one of them being in Sussex County. A House committee in the First State put a plan for two more casinos temporarily on hold.More
Saturday, May 18 2013 10:27 AM EDT2013-05-18 14:27:28 GMT
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP)— Powerball officials say the jackpot has climbed to an estimated $600 million, making it the largest prize in the game's history and the world's second largest lottery prize. LotteryMore
A little more than a year after three tickets split a world-record lottery prize, the jackpot for Saturday's Powerball drawing was nearing historic territory.More
Two Ocean City brother, Samir and Basel Ramadan, are behind bars. Federal officals say the two are ringleaders of a cigarette smuggling ring that netted millions. Police have arrested 15 people in this case - and now they're trying to find out where is all the money. As WBOC's LeAnne Matach reports, neighbors of the two brother say they are shocked that something like this was happening in their community.More