Premiere air date: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 7pm on MPT-HD
When mother nature won’t cooperate, some Eastern Shore farmers take weather into their own hands, using irrigation to create “rain” whenever their crops need it.
Chesapeake Bay Dairy—the only dairy in Worcester County—leaves its mark with delicous ice cream, not nutrient runoff. It does so by using land preservation, buffer strips, and cover crops to reduce the farm’s environmental impact. http://www.supportlocalcows.com/
Although John Isabelle Acres Farm in Prince George’s County has over one-hundred years of history, it’s a current resident that’s getting the most buzz. The farm’s red angus bull may produce the same meat as its black angus brethren, but its unique color makes it stand out from the crowd.