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PODCAST: National Farmers Market Week

Fayetteville Farmers Market
Governor Asa Hutchinson proclaimed August 6-12 Farmers Market Week in Arkansas. More than 100 farmers markets in almost every county play an important economic role in local and regional food systems and have become weekly destinations for consumers and families throughout the spring and summer. In this conversation, Arkansas Agriculture Secretary Wes Ward discusses the important role farmers markets play in local communities.

Wes Ward
Wes Ward
Arkansas Agriculture Department