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October 18th, 2013

Agriculture Education Day in Anne Arundel County – 10/20

by Amy Crone

The Anne Arundel Economic Development Corporation’s (AAEDC) 7th Annual Agricultural Education Day was postponed from October 13th to the 20th due to weather.

This Sunday, the day will feature live music with The Big Money Band from 12-5, food, games and activities, face painting, balloons, scarecrow making, a corn “maize”, a pumpkin patch, pony rides, live animals, Maryland Agricultural Education Foundation (MAEF) Ag Trailer, and several agriculture educational exhibits.  The day is a fantastic opportunity to educate about agriculture and over 1,000 people are expected to attend.

Date:      Sunday October 13, 2013

Location:      Y Worry Farm, 1501  Rossback Road, Davidsonville MD 21035 [map]

Time:      10 am – 6 pm

Agriculture Education Day

AAEDC 7th Annual Ag Ed Day

About the Author Amy Crone Amy Crone

Amy’s passion for food starting in her aunt & uncle’s garden, a lovely log cabin by a NH lake where she first learned to preserve and pickle. She has always wanted to help people, and completed her degrees in international development in hopes of combining this interest with her love of travel. After working in the field of international development, then in federal government, then in a think tank, and then in state government, Amy decided that she wanted to explore explore her entrepreneurial interests. These included: starting a nonprofit (MDFMA), developing a national technology solution to provide farmers market and farmers access to accepting SNAP, building several websites, and becoming a Board member in local organizations. She is happy to be able to follow her passion of improving local food systems and the health of all Marylanders by getting them to buy more fresh local food at Maryland farmers markets. Amy’s other main interests are her husband & 2 children, Crossfitting, and traveling to any location that has interesting and delicious ~preferably local~ food.