Governor’s Weekly Message: Growing a Stronger Economy by Supporting Local Farmers

Lewes – In his weekly message, filmed at Lewes Dairy, Governor Markell highlights Local Produce Week and the significant impact the agricultural industry has on Delaware’s economy. 

Events held across the state were meant to showcase the quality of the products our farm families grow, along with the tremendous impact their businesses have on our economy,” said Governor Markell. “Supporting local farmers and enjoying the fruits of their labor means you get to enjoy some of the freshest products possible, while continuing to support one of the oldest industries in our state and that will keep Delaware moving forward.” 

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Transcript of the Governor’s Weekly Message: Growing a Stronger Economy by Supporting Local Farmers