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Sign-up for “Rawrrr with Colton” Virtual 5K Ends Saturday

Sign-up for “Rawrrr with Colton” Virtual 5K Ends Saturday

This Saturday is the last day you can sign up for a virtual 5K that will honor a Manchester boy. Three-year old Colton Meyer died last December in a farm accident and his parents, Tifany and Travis Meyer, are hoping to give the community a playground set in his honor. They’re holding a Virtual 5K Run/Walk called


PLC and ARC Sign-Up Deadline Approaching

Delaware County Executive Director of the Farm Service Agency Heidi Nickol reminds farmers of a very important deadline regarding the Price Loss Coverage and Agricultural Risk Coverage Programs. All producers are required to complete ENROLLMENT in 2014 and 2015 program years by September 30th. Please contact the Delaware County Farm Service Agency at 563-927-4250 to

Manchester Farmer’s Market

The Manchester Farmer’s Market is held every Saturday morning from 7 to 10:30 am in the 100 Block of South Tama Street next to the Delaware County Courthouse.  The Market features in-season vegetables, baked items, plants, honey, eggs and crafts.

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Share the Harvest

Gardeners in Manchester are reminded that they can donate any surplus fruit and vegetables to Share the Harvest. Donations will help feed people in Delaware County who have limited access to healthy food. Donations can be dropped off at The Watershed on River Street in Manchester from 4:00-5:30 pm on Thursdays. Anyone who needs the

Dyersville Area Farmers’ Market

The Dyersville Area Farmers’ Market is open every Thursday from 2 to 5:30 pm at the Dyersville Commercial Club Park along Highway 136. Vendors sell fresh vegetables and fruit, baked goods, honey, jam, plants, flowers and crafts. And anyone interested in being a vendor can contact the Dyersville Chamber office at 875.2311.

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