Maryland Secretary of Agriculture
The authority of the Department of Agriculture and its secretary comes under the Annotated Code of Maryland - Title 2 and the Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) - Title XV.
The Secretary of Agriculture is appointed by the Governor, with the advice and consent of the Senate.
The Maryland Department of Agriculture is divided into three main offices:
- Office of Marketing, Animal Industries and Consumer Services
- Office of Plant Industries and Pest Management
- Office of Resource Conservation
Secretary of Agriculture
Earl F. Hance
50 Harry S Truman Pkwy.
Annapolis, MD 21401