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Farmers market sign-up underway

Published: Saturday, April 19, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

MORRISON – Vendors, organizations, entertainers, and musicians are sought for the weekly farmers’ market.

This year’s market will be open from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. rain or shine, May 24 through Sept. 27, behind the Whiteside County Court Services building, 204 E. Lincolnway. There also will be a market from 5 to 8 p.m. July 30.

Go to www.morrisonfarmersmarket.com to download an application.

Call 815-772-4874 or 815-772-3757 for more information.

All dairy, meat, poultry, eggs, and food vendors must be in compliance with any governmental regulations, have acquired all necessary licenses and permits, and furnish copies to the market committee before selling their wares.

Contact the Whiteside County Health Department of Environmental Health at 815-772-7411, ext. 104, for more information.

The mission of the Morrison Farmers’ Market is to provide local residents, as well as its visitors, with fresh, locally-grown foods and craft products, while supporting rural and urban farmers and artisans.

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