Vermilion County farmers are joining in the celebration of Illinois agriculture by bagging groceries today. They're doing at local Vermilion County Market Stores.
Farm Bureau members are bagging groceries from 10 am until noon at the County Market Stores at the Village Mall, in Towne Centre and at Tilton.
Mark Willard, Marketing Chairman for the Vermilion County Farm Bureau, says ''this is a great opportunity for us to meet with consumers, and let them put a face to the people who grow their food.''
Vermilion County Farm Bureau and local farmers invite the public to join in the celebration of Illinois Farming Month by taking a peek at improvements farmers are making every day. Videos are available at www.watchusgrow.org.