TITLE

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack Proclaims August 7-13 "National Farmers Market Week"

PUB. DATE
August 2016
SOURCE
Evaluation of PPPIAD Project on Cotton;8/30/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has signed a proclamation declaring August 7 to August 13, 2016 as "17th National Farmers Market Week." Topics discussed include importance of the week for growth of farmers markets and their role in supporting both urban and rural communities; Elanor Starmer, administrator at the U.S. Agricultural Marketing Service, expected to visit the market week; and investment on food businesses by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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118058271

 

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