Maryland Farm & Harvest: Episode 311

Premiere air date: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 7pm on MPT-HD

Program preview

Episode Description

  • Many farms look picture perfect, but what farmer’s got time to take a picture? Well, Harford County photographer Edwin Remsberg has been sharing the beauty of Maryland farms one frame at a time—and he still has time to raise some sheep on the side.
  • A Maryland-based company has a bright idea for how to improve the lighting in poultry houses—a plan they believe has a whole host of benefits for the animals.
  • It’s a busy place during harvest season—but what exactly is a grain elevator? We’ll take a closer look at the place that serves as a gateway for Maryland-grown grain.
  • The Local Buy: Al Spoler samples the wine at Black Ankle Vineyards in Carroll County while learning how their product goes from vine to vintage.
  • Then & Now: Winemaking Methods

Production stills



Poultry Feeder

This poultry feeder would have been filled with feed or water. It was then placed into a base so chickens could eat or drink out of it.