If you’ve got five acres, you’ve got a ready market and help starting out
Southern Maryland takes a step closer to becoming the California — at least the Virginia — of the Atlantic Coast, this fall, with a new grant encouraging farmers to plant vineyards.
While Maryland wineries have burgeoned, Maryland grapes have lagged behind.
In the first decade of the new millennium, Maryland wineries grew from a handful to 42. Eleven of those new wineries have grown up in Southern Maryland. Calvert County, one of the fastest-...