- Associated Press - Monday, June 15, 2015

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) - The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe is getting a $200,000 federal grant to help support a farmers market in mid-Michigan.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a groundbreaking is Tuesday for the Native Farmers Market Pavilion in Mount Pleasant. The 8:30 a.m. event is open to the public. James Turner, the USDA’s Michigan director for rural development, is among those attending.

The USDA provided a Rural Business Enterprise Grant to help support the project.




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