Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Farmers' Markets Popularity Increasing

The Frederick News Post reports on the increasing attendance at Frederick County farm markets. Many thanks to Jerry for managing and promoting ours in Brunswick!

"Jerry Cayford attributes the markets' popularity to a consciousness being raised about the importance of helping the local economy and supporting agriculture.

A member of the board of directors of Brunswick Main Street, Cayford has lent a hand in the reorganization of that city's farmers market.

What used to be one booth run by a professional management company has turned into a producer-only market where the farmers sell their goods in person."

Read the full story here.

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