Fresh from the garden

The St. Francis County Farmer's Market is open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Saturdays, from 8 a.m. to noon, in the south parking lot at the Forrest City Civic Center. Lloyd Byrd, left, and Nathan Edwards check their produce this morning before opening for the day. For more information, on the Farmer's Market, call the St. Francis County Cooperative Extension Agency at 261-1730. Photo by Kendall Owens.

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