Flint Farmers' Market is most loved in America
Sun, 20 Sep 2009 04:12:08 GMT —
It is official. The Flint Farmers TM Market has been named the Most Loved Farmers TM Market in America. This in a web contest sponsored by Care2.com and LocalHarvest.org.
People all across the United States voted online for their favorite market. There are over 5,000 markets in the country and hundreds of them entered the contest.
Flint got more than six thousand votes.
In a press release, m arket manager Dick Ramsdell said, We are not the largest and we don TMt claim to be the best, but we will proudly accept the designation of 'Most Loved Market in America.' This win is a tribute to the steadfast loyalty of our customers, near and far.
Karianne Martus, Market Public Relations Director added, This was a huge team effort by staff, vendors, customers and our local media partners. We came TOGETHER as a community to win this for Flint. This win says a lot about the people of Flint and Genesee County. As a market family we are humbled and proud to be the recipient of this prestigious title.
The Flint Farmers TM Market is open year round on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. .