Cool Outdoor Stuff: Winter Wheat with Andrew McCown


Winter wheat is a powerhouse producer for local Eastern Shore farmers, but the story doesn’t stop there. As Echo Hill Outdoor School’s Andrew McCown points out in the latest edition of Cool Outdoor Stuff, this remarkably resilient crop plays many roles in the life of the Shore and the businesses that depend on it.

This video is approximately three minutes long.

Videography by Gibson Anthony 

Letters to Editor

  1. susan reinsch says

    As a farmer’s daughter, I do appreciate some recognition of the amazing agriculture in Kent County. The farms here are beautiful. We are so blessed to have both the land and water.

  2. Virginia Schaible says

    I do hope this is “old fashioned wheat” and not GMO wheat.

  3. Ben Ford says

    “They are out standing in their fields!”


    Great video Andrew & EHOS!

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