Rooted in agriculture, a free virtual event for everyone.

Free Virtual Agricultural Event

Saturday, March 20 | 9 a.m. to 12 noon

Did you know that Harford County, Maryland is the birthplace of the modern sustainable agriculture movement in the United States? Join our free virtual event, "Harford County: Rooted in Agriculture," on Saturday, March 20 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon and find out more about our amazing local food system. This program is for anyone who eats! Families are encouraged to join in as there are lots of family-friendly activities to participate in.

The event will be co-hosted by radio personality and local farmer Steve Rouse and Maryland Public Television producer and Harford County native Sarah Sampson. The program includes a Native American blessing, a cooking demonstration by a local chef, and your questions answered by farmers and food professionals. In addition, our companion webpage links to Ag-Venture activities for children and families to enjoy.

"Harford County: Rooted in Agriculture" will be live streamed from The Grove on YouTube and Facebook. Register for free on our companion webpage and be automatically entered for prize giveaways from our local farmers, breweries, and restaurants.

Harford Community College, Harford County Government, Harford County Farm Bureau, and the Harford Soil Conservation District are major sponsors of the event.


Sharon Stowers, Ph.D., RDN
Professor of Anthropology and Sociology
Harford Community College
443-412-2059 |