Downtown on the Farm: Land trust ensures Silver Spring's Koiner Farm will remain an agricultural easement

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An ode to Charlie Koiner, the last farmer of Silver Spring

Washington Post, June 2019

Two men who left their marks on Washington in very different ways

Washington Post, February 2019

A Tribute to Montgomery County's First Urban Farmer, Charles Koiner

Source of the Spring, January 2019

Maryland Farm & Harvest episode 606

Maryland Public Television (mpt) on PBS, December 2018


The First Urban Farmer: 98-year old Charlie Koiner is breaking new ground - literally - just blocks from downtown SS

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Gems of Silver Spring: Koiner Farm

Source of the Spring, August 2018

"Hidden gem" in Silver Spring offers model to other farms

Fair Farms, August 2018

Looking to the next harvest: as owner of of tiny farm nears 100, volunteers offer help

Washington Post, July 2018

Meet the Exhibitor: CKC Farming 

KID Museum, Press Release, September 2018

Promo-interviews for the M-NCPPC Foodie Fridays Speaker Series 

Montgomery Parks, Facebook Live, May 2018

Montgomery Parks Launches Foodie Fridays Speaker Series 

The Patch: Silver Spring, May 2018

New Nonprofit Formed to Help Preserve, Create Urban Farms

Source of the Spring, April 2018

Montgomery County council passes urban agriculture tax credit bill

DCW50 News, March 2017

96-year old man still farming in the middle of the city 

WUSA9 News, March 2017

MoCo Council Moves to Help Protect Koiner Farm

Montgomery County Council Cable, November 2016


A farmer's dream in downtown Silver Spring

Washington Post, June 2011


Remembering When: area residents recall days of dinner dances, war time rationing and encounters with celebrities

Bethesda Magazine, September 2010

Corner Plot

Vimeo, 2010


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