Rockford Farm Market

Rockford Farm Market now accepting Bridge cards and Double Up

May 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

Popular shopping venue enters 13th year With 23 regular vendors and dozens of daily vendors, Rockford’s weekly farm market literally has plenty of new items to see and purchase at every visit. Now all vendors accept Bridge cards and participate in Michigan’s Douple Up food bucks. This state initiative, designed to encourage healthy eating, allows shoppers to double [...]

America’s Favorite Farmers Market stays fresh

August 9, 2012 // 0 Comments

Chef Robin Toldo is pictured with the future staff of her soon-to-be-open storefront on Post Dr. in Belmont, right next door to Flo’s Italian Restaurant. The precocious Toldo kids, too numerous to name, assist Mom at market in the selling of her “Hummalicious Hummus.” Photo by CLIFF HILL Not willing to rest on its laurels the Rockford Farm Market – America’s [...]

America’s favorite farmers market returns Saturday for encore season

May 31, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL Rockford City Manager Michael Young, Rockford Farm Market organizer Kim McKay, and Market Master Lion Bob Winegar proudly hold the America’s Favorite Farmers Market banner that will be on display Saturday mornings at Rockford’s Farm Market. Photo by CLIFF HILL On the wings of victory from winning the 2011 America’s Favorite Farmers Markets [...]

Rockford Lion and Club honored by Michigan Legislature

January 19, 2012 // 0 Comments

by CLIFF AND NANCY HILL 73rd District State Representative Pete MacGregor (L) presents Head Market Master of the Rockford Farm Market, Lion Bob Winegar (ctr.) and Rockford Lions Club President Dr. Chad Jackson (R) with a framed Special Tribute from the State of Michigan. (Yes, Pete’s a Lion and proud of it!) Lions Clubs International is the world’s largest community [...]

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 [...]
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