UMES works to have farmers’ market cooperative on campus

PRINCESS ANNE — The School of Agriculture & Natural Sciences at UMES is utilizing a U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development grant to develop a cooperative farmers’ market which would be located on campus. A portion of the $172,270 grant awarded in 2016 would be used to provide technical assistance, membership enhancement and training for […]

Congresswoman Donna Edwards to speak at UMES winter commencement

PRINCESS ANNE — U.S. Rep. Donna F. Edwards, who represents Maryland’s 4th Congressional District, will be the University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s 2015 winter commencement speaker.   An estimated 329 degrees will be awarded Dec. 18 at the Hytche Athletic Center. Graduation ceremonies start at 10 a.m.   Edwards became the first African-American woman from Maryland […]