Farmers market opens for the season
The Co-op Farmers Market opened for the season with record attendance of approximately 1,000 people on Sunday, according to market manager Carey Kidwell. Now in its 13th year, the farmers market is organized by Newark Natural Foods and is held every Sunday from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Newark Shopping Center. A total of 46 vendors are signed up but will rotate throughout the year. (Below) Ali Keith, of Flying Plow Farm in Rising Sun, Md., bags up produce for a customer Sunday.