The regulations are intended to promote agricultural businesses in the county while relieving development pressure on farmers.
It’s not all about chunky knits and crunchy leaves: Fall is the prime time for pumpkins. Here are a few D.C.-area pumpkin patches to visit in the new season.
A Rockville-based property development and management firm wants its parking lots to produce more green — produce that is. Federal Realty Investment Trust has struck a deal to rent parking spots at its shopping centers to container farmers.
It’s not uncommon for Washingtonians to rent bikes, books and apartments. But chickens? A local business is delivering hens — and their homes — to your door for a few weeks at a time. (Photos)
Food trucks could be popping up on farms inside Montgomery County’s agricultural reserve, thanks to a change in county zoning regulations.
Singer Kenny Rogers knows when to fold ’em, as he prepares to sell his Georgia farm for $3.5 million.
Community Supported Agriculture means you can directly help a local farm and get the goodies too.
Forget farm-to-table. A local family is shifting the focus from the plate to the glass with its farm-to-tap brewery.
From how it\’s grown to how it\’s consumed and how it impacts your health, three experts talk about the full-circle impact of food and its future.
A big green bus delivers food and assistance to residents in D.C.\’s \”food desert\” communities.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The value of farm real estate in Virginia has increased over the past year. A federal survey shows that the value of land and buildings on farms was an average $4,320…
Organic food products are traditionally more expensive for consumers than their conventional varieties. This difference in price is also felt by the farmers who grow and produce certified organic food. But a new program is helping small farmers grow certified natural food.
As Virginia\’s Farmers Market Week draws to a close, WTOP took a trip to the Ballston FRESHFARM Market to get the stories behind the men and women who grow and make our food.
Frederick County is applying to the state for more money to permanently preserve farmland.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.