Delmarva Poultry Incorporated http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Delaware Congressional Delegation Gets In on Today's Annual Poultry Banquest http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delaware-congressional-delegation-gets-todays-annual-poultry-banquest <p>SALISBURY, Md. (AP) - Members of Delaware's congressional delegation are joining in an annual celebration of the Delmarva region's poultry industry.</p><p>U.S. Sens. Tom Carper and Chris Coons both planned to attend the 58th annual Delmarva Poultry Industry banquet in Salisbury, Md. on Wednesday.</p><p>The event, sponsored by Delmarva Poultry Industry Inc., honors the region's chicken farmers and other members of the poultry industry.</p><p>Maryland comptroller general Peter Franchot also was expected to attend the evening event at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center.</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:30:30 +0000 Don Rush 52645 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delaware Congressional Delegation Gets In on Today's Annual Poultry Banquest Delaware Congressional Delegate Gets In on Today's Annual Poultry Banquest http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/delaware-congressional-delegate-gets-todays-annual-poultry-banquest <p>SALISBURY, Md. (AP) - Members of Delaware's congressional delegation are joining in an annual celebration of the Delmarva region's poultry industry.</p><p>U.S. Sens. Tom Carper and Chris Coons both planned to attend the 58th annual Delmarva Poultry Industry banquet in Salisbury, Md. on Wednesday.</p><p>The event, sponsored by Delmarva Poultry Industry Inc., honors the region's chicken farmers and other members of the poultry industry.</p><p>Maryland comptroller general Peter Franchot also was expected to attend the evening event at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center.</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:30:06 +0000 Don Rush 52644 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Delaware Congressional Delegate Gets In on Today's Annual Poultry Banquest Maryland's Revised Phosphorous Rules to be Phased In http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/marylands-revised-phosphorous-rules-be-phased <p>The Maryland Department of Agriculture has released changes to proposed regulations that would crackdown on pollution from phosphorous after pulling them late last month.</p><p>The new revised rules would be phased in through October of 2014.</p><p>This will give farmers time to look at their nutrient management plans to gage how much their application of manure will be affected by the new regulations.</p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 13:36:17 +0000 Don Rush 40679 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Maryland's Revised Phosphorous Rules to be Phased In