Garrett County Government - Department of Business Development

February 2023

Commissioners Present Deep Creek Lavender Farm With 10th Anniversary Proclamation
Founded in 2013, the farm grows 15 different varieties of English lavender, and its farm store features a host of lavender products. Visitors can pick their own lavender bouquet during bloom season.
Drinking Well Water Educational Programming for Maryland Farms Survey
Responses to the survey will assist Extension Educators in developing educational programming to assist farmers in ensuring safe, good-quality drinking water.
Beginner Farmer Workshop
This workshop series will begin March 16, 2023, and focus on soil and crop fertility, pest management, production practices, equipment, farm resources, and economics.
Oakland Gears Up For Winter Fest
Winter Fest, slated for February 18, 2023 from 10 AM to 4 PM, will feature kids’ activities, store specials, live music and performances, and the return of the highly successful Winter Fest Wine Walk.