America’s Favorite Farmers Market

Michigan Legislature honors Rockford Farm Market

November 17, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Your reporters Cliff and Nancy Hill along with 73rd District State Representative Pete MacGregor, in the rotunda of the MI State Capitol Bldg, proudly displaying the framed Rockford Farm Market special tribute award. Photo by PHIL YEITER, Legislative Assistant to Rep. MacGregor Last Thursday your reporters traveled to the state capital in Lansing [...]

America’s Favorite Farmers Market 2011 closes Saturday

October 27, 2011 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL This Saturday’s Farm Market close is all about apples & cider, pumpkins & squash, root vegetables & mums, decadent pumpkin cinnamon swirl bread & good-bys. This Saturday will mark the close of the Rockford Farm Market season and what a season it was! In spite of a scant few naysayers, 6,083 market-goers weren’t wrong when they [...]

6, 083 voters got it absolutely right

September 8, 2011 // 0 Comments

Rockford is America’s Favorite Farmers Market—period by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL This sign of community pride, on the corner of 10 Mile Rd. and E. Main St. in Rockford, says 6,083 words – votes, that is! Every contest or election is won through the support of voters and organizations. Rockford’s winning entry in the America’s Favorite Farmers Markets contest was no [...]