Three Maryland entrepreneurs were recently awarded a total of $35,000 to turn their innovations into business enterprises on Maryland's Eastern Shore.
Triea Systems - a heat-recovery company with headquarters in Frederick and manufacturing capacity on the Eastern Shore - has won the $20,000 first prize in the Eastern Shore Entrepreneurship Center business plan competition.
Farm Credit takes pride in its ability to make loans where other banks may not wish to tread.
A new heat recovery system for poultry litter in use at Cottage Hill Farm may hold some promise for energy cost control for Maryland farmers and may even reap environmental benefits.
Cottage Hill Farm is trying out new manure-to-heat system