STATEWIDE -There are approximately 125 farmers markets in Maine, and it’s almost time to start enjoying them.
Tomorrow marks the official start of the spring farmers market season for the agriculture, conservation and forestry department.
To mark the occasion, the commissioner of the DACF will visit a market in the capital city.
The department says its important to support and promote the growth of Farmers Markets in Maine helping to connect local residents with local food and other Maine products.
It’s estimated there are more than 8-thousand farmers markets nationwide.