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Strolling right by the Farmers’ Market

Orly Munzing, founder of Strolling of the Heifers, is quoted [Brattleboro Reformer, June 11] as saying that Strolling of the Heifers is intended to be “a tribute to the area’s agricultural heritage.”

Why, then, I wonder, does the Stroll make no connection to the Saturday Farmers’ Market — surely the iconic local manifestation of our living “agricultural heritage”?

Not a single mention of it in the Stroll supplement in the Commons not even encouragement to use the shuttle bus, which goes right by the market.

Nothing. Zero. Why?

Lee Stookey
Brattleboro

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Originally published in The Commons issue #515 (Wednesday, June 19, 2019). This story appeared on page D3.

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