Running Chicken

Information for farmers on our new Fast Track grants to move poultry litter and the benefits of using manure as a crop fertilizer and soil amendment. Information is also available for citizens who want to learn about how farmers protect  water quality in streams, rivers and the Chesapeake Bay.
Maryland Lawn Fertilizer Law 
Fertilizer should only be applied to lawns when the grass is actively growing. To prevent runoff, fertilize warm season grasses in late spring or early summer and cool season grasses in fall.  For more tips of fertilizing responsibly and Maryland’s new Lawn Fertilizer Law.  

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