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MEDIA ADVISORY: GOVERNOR MARTIN O’MALLEY TO HOST “BUY LOCAL” COOKOUT FEATURING LOCAL RECIPES, CELEBRATE “BUY LOCAL CHALLENGE WEEK”

ANNAPOLIS, MD  – Governor and First Lady O’Malley will host the seventh annual “Buy Local” cookout and officially recognize Maryland’s “Buy Local Challenge” week, which encourages Marylanders to incorporate at least one locally grown, produced or harvested product into their meals each day. At the Governor’s cookout, 16 teams of local producers and chefs will prepare unique  Read the Rest…

“Buy Local” Cookout Recipe Submission Deadline Extended to May 14

  ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Martin O’Malley invites chefs using local Maryland ingredients to submit original recipes for the 7th Annual “Buy Local Cookout,” which will be held at Government House in Annapolis on Thursday, July 24, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Recipes must include products from at least one Maryland farmer, waterman, or  Read the Rest…

Recipes due May 5 for Governor’s Buy Local Cookout

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Martin O’Malley invites chefs using local Maryland ingredients to submit original recipes for the 7th Annual “Buy Local Cookout,” which will be held at Government House in Annapolis on Thursday, July 24, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Recipes must be submitted by May 5 and include products from at least  Read the Rest…

Secretary’s Column: MaryLAND of Agriculture

The column below by Secretary Buddy Hance appeared in the Aug. 17, 2013 issue of the Lancaster Farmer. Secretary Hance will contribute a regular column to the paper in the future. By Buddy Hance Secretary, Maryland Department of Agriculture Maryland’s agricultural production is as diverse as the state and second to none in its importance  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Announces Local Menu for the 6th Annual Buy Local Cookout; Signature Event Challenges All Marylanders to “Buy Local, Eat Fresh”

ANNAPOLIS, MD – Governor Martin O’Malley announced today the 16 recipes that will be featured at the 6th Annual Buy Local Cookout, an increasing popular event that will celebrate Maryland’s Buy Local Challenge Week, July 20-28. Recipes for the event, submitted by teams of Maryland chefs and producers, were selected for their availability of ingredients,  Read the Rest…

GOVERNOR AND FIRST LADY HOST FIFTH ANNUAL BUY LOCAL COOKOUT

ANNAPOLIS, MD (July 19, 2012) –  Governor Martin O’Malley and First Lady Katie O’Malley today hosted the fifth annual Buy Local Cookout at Government House and officially kicked-off Maryland’s Buy Local Challenge Week, which encourages Marylanders to incorporate at least one locally grown, produced or harvested product into their meals each day.  Governor O’Malley designated July  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley to host Buy Local Cookout

ANNAPOLIS, MD (July 10, 2012) – Governor and First Lady O’Malley will host the fifth annual “Buy Local” cookout to officially kick-off Maryland’s “Buy Local Challenge” week, which challenges Marylanders to incorporate at least one locally-grown, produced or harvested product into their meals each day.  At the Governor’s cookout, 16 teams of local producers and chefs  Read the Rest…

Buy Local for the Holidays

ANNAPOLIS, MD (December 13, 2011) – This holiday season, consider your Maryland agriculture options when purchasing gifts.  Maryland farmers and specialty food and beverage producers offer a wide range of items to enjoy.  Depending on individual tastes, options include a bottle of wine, local artisan cheese, fresh meats, plants, and much more.  For a gift  Read the Rest…

GOVERNOR, FIRST LADY O’MALLEY HOST FOURTH ANNUAL BUY LOCAL COOKOUT

ANNAPOLIS, MD (July 21, 2011) – Governor and First Lady O’Malley today, joined by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, hosted the fourth annual “Buy Local” cookout and officially kicked-off Maryland’s “Buy Local Challenge” week, which encourages Marylanders to incorporate at least one locally-grown, produced or harvested product into their meals each day. They also  Read the Rest…

Governor O’Malley Announces Recipe Selections for the Buy Local Cookout

ANNAPOLIS, MD (June 15, 2011) –  Governor Martin O’Malley announced today the 17 dishes that will be featured at the cookout he will host to launch the State’s fourth annual Buy Local Challenge Week, July 23-31. Recipes were submitted by chef/producer teams and selected for their creativity, availability of ingredients, geographic representation, and maximum use of  Read the Rest…

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