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Monnett Farms is on a short break, but we'll be back at the California (BAE) farmers market on June 27th with #grassfedbeef . In the meantime, find us on facebook to keep up with the latest happenings on the farm

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We are so proud to have been named 2014 Cooperator of the Year by the Calvert Soil Conservation District. Benson's grandfather, Dennis Monnett Jr. received this award in 1965. 

Wondering what the Calvert Soil Conservation District does? Read more on our blog and find out about Monnett Farms' Best Management Practices:

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Farmers Markets Closed for Winter
Thank you to everyone who supported us this year at the Solomons and BAE Farmers Markets. We look forward to seeing you all next Spring. You can keep up with the latest news from Monnett Farms several ways:
• +1 us on Google+
• Like us on Facebook
• Sign up for our newsletter (there's a tab on Facebook)
• Email us:

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Monnett Farms Open House
Sunday, November 9, 2014
1pm to 3pm
more details in our newsletter or at

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Reminder that Benson is at the Solomons Farmers Market this afternoon from 4pm to dark (approximately 6pm). If you'd like to pre-order visit

Or come see us at the BAE Farmers Market on Saturday from 9am to 1pm. 

Don't forget!
Our Open House is Sunday, Nov. 9 from 1pm to 3pm. See you there!

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Big News! Our Farmers Markets are open through November. Come see us to buy pork and lamb this fall. Details are in our latest newsletter. 

BAE Farmers Market
Saturdays 9am to 1pm
Market close date: 11/29/2014

Solomons Farmers Market
Thursdays 4pm to dark
Market close date: 11/20/2014

Visit our website for pricing and availability

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People often ask us “how can you do it?” - meaning how can you raise animals and then eat them as meat. We're not heartless - of course it's something we think about. But I’ve gotten to the point now, where it seems more difficult to buy meat at the store not knowing where it came from – and I don’t just mean geographically. I mean knowing how it was raised, what it was fed, how it was cared for and how it ultimately died. I think the more important question to ask is why Benson and I farm. Here are just a few of the reasons...

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Help us plan our Fall Open House! Take this short survey to let us know when you would be most likely to attend.

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Monnett Farms Grass Fed Beef and Goat Meat available at the California (BAE) Farmers Market on Saturday, September 6th from 9am to 1pm in St. Mary's County, Md. 

Full list of cuts and prices at

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Monnett Farms is back at the Farmers Markets staring September 6th through the close of the fall season. Staring in September, we have grass fed beef and grass fed goat meat. We'll have pasture raised pork and grass fed lamb starting in October. 

Get a full list of what's available with prices at
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