Frederick County Md Farms for Sale
There is approximately 3,209 acres* of farmland in Frederick County. Maryland has a little over 2 million acres of farmland, much of which is in Frederick County and the Eastern Shore. Agriculture is the leading commercial industry in Maryland, with Frederick County the leader in milk production. Frederick County ranks number 10 in the nation for farmland preservation (according to the Farmland Preservation Report).
Our property search doesn’t distinguish agriculture zoning, so the following are homes for sale with 5 acres or more. These are just a few of the Farms for sale in Frederick County Md:
Homes for sale with 5 acres or more in Frederick County:
$1,499,000 : 210 RUBINETTE WAY, Winchester4 beds, 4 full, 1 half baths
$74,500 : 1280 BOBCAT TRL, Winchester0 beds, 0 baths
$411,000 : 2050 GREEN SPRING RD, Winchester3 beds, 2 full baths
$1,290,000 : 8227 BALL RD, Frederick5 beds, 5 full, 2 half baths
$299,900 : 4736 FREDERICK PIKE, Winchester2 beds, 2 full baths
$299,900 : 9902C ROCKY RIDGE RD, Rocky Ridge7 beds, 3 full baths
$899,900 : 11321 BEAVER DAM RD, Union Bridge6 beds, 5 full baths
$525,000 : 516 POORHOUSE RD, Winchester4 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths
$76,200 : 9653 WOODSBORO RD, Frederick3 beds, 2 full baths
$275,000 : 1734 BACK CREEK RD, Gore2 beds, 1 full bath
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(all data current as of 5/28/2017)
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Learn more about Farming in Frederick County Md. Maryland Farm Bureau. The Frederick County Md Government Website Agriculture Pages are a good resource. And the Frederick Farm Bureau.
Approximately 350,000 people are employed in some aspect of agriculture, making it the largest commercial industry in Maryland. Agriculture also remains the largest single land use in the State, with over 2 million acres, or roughly 32 percent of total land area used for farming in 2011. The majority of Maryland’s farmland is located in the north central part of the State and the upper Eastern Shore. In 2011, some 12,800 Maryland farms averaged 160 acres each. Maryland Agriculture generates $17 Billion in revenue annually.
Maryland’s Top Agricultural Products:
5. Dairy products
For farmers and others involved in agriculture, the University of Maryland Extension offers problem-solving resources and scientific expertise through its network of county extension offices. The Extension is a statewide education system operated by the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources of the University of Maryland.
Also a good resource, the Maryland Department of Agriculture website. Maryland Organic Food and Farming Association
Maryland Farm Link – Farmland & Agricultural Resource Matching
Maryland Agriculture Resource Council
* 2009-Maryland Dept. of Planning