Downtown Farmington farmers’ market on track for May opening
MJ GALBRAITH | THURSDAY, APRIL 02, 2020

And now for some good news.

As the Michigan shelter-in-place orders wear on, little seems certain.

But as businesses and events are further classified as either essential or non-essential, Michiganders have at least one more thing to look forward to: Farmers markets have been deemed essential by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer.

What may seem like a small victory to some can be a vital economic lifeline for others.

Walt Gajewski manages the Farmington Farmers & Artisans Market. Tasked with scheduling out the vendors for the entire year, Gajewski says he’s a little behind, though it’s completely understandable.
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