Statutory AuthorityAgriculture Article, § 2-1001 et seq., Annotated Code of Maryland
Entity’s Vision and Mission:
The Maryland Young Farmers Advisory Board serves to promote Agriculture as a positive contributor to Maryland’s economy, environment, and scenic landscape; and to make recommendations related to economic development and policy issues that will assist young and beginning farmers, and other related businesses in creating and continuing profitable Agriculture throughout the State.
1) Identify and address issues relating to young and beginning farmers in the state ad make recommendations to the Maryland Agriculture Commission, and 2) Communicate to the general public, the Federal government, the State government, and Maryland Agriculture Commission the importance of young and beginning farmers to agriculture in the State.
Maryland Young Farmer Survey
Maryland Young Farmer Survey Written Summary
Maryland Young Farmer Survey Data Summary
Maryland Young Farmer Survey Data and Responses
Primary Contact for the Public:
Rachel Rhodes c/o Maryland Department of Agriculture 50 Harry Truman Parkway Annapolis, MD 21401 Cell Phone: 443-883-0217Phone: 410-841-5882 Rachel.Rhodes@maryland.gov
Identified spokesperson for media or public speaking engagements:
Eddie Boyle, Chair
Entity's Meeting Schedule: Quarterly
50 Harry S. Truman Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401