Morenci's farmer's market to open soon 2011.06.15

Written by David Green.

Registration is open for space at Morenci’s Friday afternoon farmer’s market sponsored by the Morenci Area Chamber of Commerce. There is no fee, but registration is required. Stop in at Morenci city hall or call 517/458-6828.

Baked goods, produce and craft items are wanted for the market.

Morenci city administrator/clerk Renée Schroeder is hoping for an even more successful market this year when the event moves to a new location on Main Street. Members of the State Line Gem and Mineral Society are allowing sales on their property at the former train depot.

Schroeder said there is no formal date for the market to open. The season will begin whenever the first vendor appears on a Friday afternoon. 

Three inquiries from vendors have already been received, including an Amish family selling baked goods, noodles and produce, and another person offering eggs, baked goods and strawberries.

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