Garrett County and Natural Gas - Risks and Benefits

A selection of categorized links to allow one to assess the risks and benefits of gas development in Garrett Conty.

Garrett County Montage

Local Organizations

This webpage has a listing of many of the local organizations that have an involvement with Marcellus gas development.

Garrett County, Maryland Farms & Foods

We are farms in and around Garrett County, in the Appalachian mountains of extreme Western Maryland.

Garrett County Chamber of Commerce

The Garrett County Chamber of Commerce is the largest professional business association in Garrett County with nearly 700 member firms representing every industry in the region. The Chamber is governed by a 15-member volunteer Board of Directors and is supported by a professional staff of 10 (7 full-time and 3 part-time).

Garrett Growers Cooperative, Inc.

We have a wide variety of fresh produce items, available throughout the normal Garrett County growing season. In addition, our growers are using season-extension techniques to allow our customers to offer local fresh produce from early spring through late fall!

Mountain Fresh Farmers Market

The Mountain Fresh Producers Association is a non-profit group of farmers, artisans, cooks, and bakers in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains of western Maryland and northeastern West Virginia.

Maryland Agricultural & Resource-Based Industry Development Corporation (MARBIDCO)

The primary mission of MARBIDCO is to assist Maryland’s farm, forestry, and seafood businesses to achieve profitability and sustainability by providing targeted services that help retain existing Ag/RBI production and commerce, promote rural entrepreneurship, and nurture emerging industries.

Maryland Rural Enterprise Development Center (MREDC)

MREDC, a one-stop-shop for the 21st century agricultural/natural resource entrepreneur, provides successful rural business innovation strategies for your farm business plan, and your production and management techniques

University of Maryland Extension - Garrett County

Welcome to the University of Maryland Extension (UME) of Garrett County which is part of a statewide, non-formal education system within the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources of the University of Maryland, College Park and the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore.

Smart Growth Maryland Encouraging a smart, green and growing future for the Land of Pleasant Living

SMART GROWTH MARYLAND is a blog written by members of the Maryland Department of Planning (MDP). We intend it to become a great forum for the exchange of ideas and news about Smart Growth, sustainable planning, livable communities, historic and land preservation and the like.

Garrett County, Maryland Farms & Foods

We are farms in and around Garrett County, in the Appalachian mountains of extreme Western Maryland.