About Us

Maryland’s Best is a program managed by the Maryland Department of Agriculture’s Marketing and Agribusiness Development section. Our mission is to link Maryland farmers with consumers through this Web site, promotions and advertising.The staff includes:
Mark S. Powell, Chief of Marketing and Agribusiness Development
mark.powell@maryland.gov
(410) 841-5775
Karen Fedor, Ag Marketing Specialist
karen.fedor@maryland.gov
(410) 841-5773
Shelby Hampton, Ag Marketing Specialist
shelby.watson@maryland.gov
(410) 841-5776
Stone Slade, Ag Marketing Specialist
stone.slade@maryland.gov
(410) 841-5779
Or, email directly to marylands.best@maryland.gov
Maryland Dept of Agriculture
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone: 410-841-5770